What does Cedar mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cedar, cedar tree(noun)

    any of numerous trees of the family Cupressaceae that resemble cedars

  2. cedar, cedarwood(noun)

    durable aromatic wood of any of numerous cedar trees; especially wood of the red cedar often used for cedar chests

  3. cedar, cedar tree, true cedar(noun)

    any cedar of the genus Cedrus


  1. cedar(Noun)

    A coniferous tree of the genus Cedrus in the coniferous plant family Pinaceae.

  2. cedar(Noun)

    The aromatic wood from such a tree.

  3. Cedar(ProperNoun)

    A programming language.

  4. Origin: From cedre, from cedrus, from κέδρος.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Cedar(noun)

    the name of several evergreen trees. The wood is remarkable for its durability and fragrant odor

  2. Cedar(adj)

    of or pertaining to cedar

  3. Origin: [AS. ceder, fr. L. cedrus, Gr. ke`dros.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Cedar

    sē′dar, n. a large evergreen tree remarkable for the durability and fragrance of its wood; applied also to many more or less similar trees, as the Barbadoes cedar, properly a juniper, and the Bastard Barbadoes cedar, properly a Cedrela (used for canoes, cigar-boxes, blacklead pencils).—adj. made of cedar.—adjs. Cē′dared, covered with cedars; Cē′darn (Milton), pertaining to or made of cedar; Cē′drine, belonging to the cedar-tree; Cē′dry, obsolete form of Cē′dary, having the colour or properties of cedar. [L.—Gr. kedros.]

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  1. acred, arced, cadre, cared, e-card, ecard, raced

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Cedar in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Cedar in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of Cedar in a Sentence

  1. Charles Lauller:

    The longest mile I ever ran was the mile I ran with Cedar Fever!

  2. Charles Sizemore:

    Cedar isn't as effectively priced as it used to be, but it is certainly a viable income play.

  3. Matt Spellman:

    Cedar Rapids's too big, cedar Rapids really is. I'm ready( for people to drop out). Cedar Rapids's getting to be too overwhelming.

  4. Edwin Markham:

    And when he fell in whirlwind, he went downAs when a lordly cedar, green with boughs,Goes down with a great shout upon the hills,And leaves a lonesome place against the sky.

  5. Maine Game Warden Bayley Grant:

    We first tried to haul her out with the four wheeler, but it became clear she was too stuck for that, we then hung the come-along on a cedar tree, and started to winch her out.

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