What does Migration mean?

Definitions for Migrationmaɪˈgreɪ ʃən

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. migration(noun)

    the movement of persons from one country or locality to another

  2. migration(noun)

    a group of people migrating together (especially in some given time period)

  3. migration(noun)

    (chemistry) the nonrandom movement of an atom or radical from one place to another within a molecule

  4. migration(noun)

    the periodic passage of groups of animals (especially birds or fishes) from one region to another for feeding or breeding


  1. migration(Noun)

    moving a place to live to another place for a while

  2. migration(Noun)

    seasonal moving for animals, birds or fishes to breed or find a new home

  3. migration(Noun)

    changing a platform from an environment to another one

  4. Origin: From migration and its source, migratio, from the participle stem of migrare.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Migration(noun)

    the act of migrating

  2. Origin: [L. migratio: cf. F. migration.]

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Migration' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2563

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Migration' in Nouns Frequency: #2389


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Migration in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Migration in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. President Trump:

    We are going to end chain migration.

  2. Bill Taddicken:

    It’s America’s greatest migration.

  3. Sarah Matye:

    This is the world's largest migration.

  4. Skuba Skwirczynski:

    Cutting these benefits won't stop the migration.

  5. Donald Tusk:

    The days of irregular migration to Europe are over.

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