What does Sidereal mean?

Definitions for Sidereal
saɪˈdɪər i əlSide·re·al

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sidereal(adj)

    of or relating to the stars or constellations

    "sidereal bodies"; "the sidereal system"

  2. sidereal(adj)

    (of divisions of time) determined by daily motion of the stars

    "sidereal time"

Wiktionary

  1. sidereal(Adjective)

    Of or relating to the stars.

    Etymology: sidereus, from sidus, sider-, star

  2. sidereal(Adjective)

    Relating to a measurement of time relative to the position of the stars.

    Etymology: sidereus, from sidus, sider-, star

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sidereal(adj)

    relating to the stars; starry; astral; as, sidereal astronomy

    Etymology: [L. sidereus, from sidus, sideris, a constellation, a star. Cf. Sideral, Consider, Desire.]

  2. Sidereal(adj)

    measuring by the apparent motion of the stars; designated, marked out, or accompanied, by a return to the same position in respect to the stars; as, the sidereal revolution of a planet; a sidereal day

    Etymology: [L. sidereus, from sidus, sideris, a constellation, a star. Cf. Sideral, Consider, Desire.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Sidereal

    sī-dē′rē-al, adj. relating to a star or stars: starry: (astron.) measured by the apparent motion of the stars.—adj. Sid′eral (Milt.), relating to the stars: baleful, from astrology.—n. Siderā′tion, a sudden deprivation of sense, as a stroke of apoplexy: a blast of plants.—Sidereal day, the time between two successive upper culminations of a fixed star or of the vernal equinox, shorter than a solar day; Sidereal year (see Year). [L. sidus, sideris, a star.]

How to pronounce Sidereal?

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How to say Sidereal in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Sidereal in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Sidereal in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Sidereal in a Sentence

  1. Philipus Aureolus Paracelsus:

    Thoughts give birth to a creative force that is neither elemental nor sidereal. Thoughts create a new heaven, a new firmament, a new source of energy, from which new arts flow. When a man undertakes to create something, he establishes a new heaven, as it were and from it the work that he desires to create flows into him. For such is the immensity of man that he is greater than heaven and earth.

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