What does Location mean?

Definitions for Locationloʊˈkeɪ ʃən

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Location.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. location(noun)

    a point or extent in space

  2. placement, location, locating, position, positioning, emplacement(noun)

    the act of putting something in a certain place

  3. localization, localisation, location, locating, fix(noun)

    a determination of the place where something is

    "he got a good fix on the target"

  4. location(noun)

    a workplace away from a studio at which some or all of a movie may be made

    "they shot the film on location in Nevada"


  1. location(Noun)

    A particular point or place in physical space.

  2. location(Noun)

    An act of locating.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Location(noun)

    the act or process of locating

  2. Location(noun)

    situation; place; locality

  3. Location(noun)

    that which is located; a tract of land designated in place

  4. Location(noun)

    a leasing on rent

  5. Location(noun)

    a contract for the use of a thing, or service of a person, for hire

  6. Location(noun)

    the marking out of the boundaries, or identifying the place or site of, a piece of land, according to the description given in an entry, plan, map, etc

  7. Origin: [L. locatio, fr. locare.]


  1. Location

    The terms location and place in geography are used to notice and or identify a point or an area on the Earth's surface or elsewhere. The term 'location' generally implies a higher degree of certainty than "place" which often has an ambiguous boundary relying more on human/social attributes of place identity and sense of place than on geometry.


  1. Location

    NeighborhooodScout® is owned and operated by Location Inc®, a Rhode Island-based company borne of university research, specializing in nationwide relocation software, retail site selection, and real estate investment advising. Location Inc developed NeighborhoodScout by coupling new technologies with PhD-level geographic expertise to serve the location selection needs of employees, families, and businesses. NeighborhoodScout is set to change the way consumers select residential real estate and make relocation decisions.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Location' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2600

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Location' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2453

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Location' in Nouns Frequency: #849


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Location in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Location in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Phil Keoghan:

    It's an idyllic location.

  2. Jack Worth:

    Emerson is a fantastic location.

  3. Andrew Bailey:

    It does not require a location policy.

  4. Lieutenant General Suchart Teerasawat:

    The location of the other two is not known.

  5. Marc Ganis:

    There’s a high location premium for Los Angeles.

Images & Illustrations of Location

  1. LocationLocationLocation

Translations for Location

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for Location »


Find a translation for the Location definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these Location definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"Location." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2018. Web. 21 Mar. 2018. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/Location>.

Are we missing a good definition for Location? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for Location:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.