What does Solar mean?

Definitions for Solar
ˈsoʊ lərSo·lar

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. solar(adj)

    relating to or derived from the sun or utilizing the energies of the sun

    "solar eclipse"; "solar energy"

Wiktionary

  1. Solar(Adjective)

    Pertaining to the Sun (the star Sol).

    Etymology: soler, solere, from solarium.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Solar(adj)

    a loft or upper chamber; a garret room

    Etymology: [OE. soler, AS. solere, L. solarium, from sol the sun. See Solar, a.]

  2. Solar(adj)

    of or pertaining to the sun; proceeding from the sun; as, the solar system; solar light; solar rays; solar influence. See Solar system, below

    Etymology: [OE. soler, AS. solere, L. solarium, from sol the sun. See Solar, a.]

  3. Solar(adj)

    born under the predominant influence of the sun

    Etymology: [OE. soler, AS. solere, L. solarium, from sol the sun. See Solar, a.]

  4. Solar(adj)

    measured by the progress or revolution of the sun in the ecliptic; as, the solar year

    Etymology: [OE. soler, AS. solere, L. solarium, from sol the sun. See Solar, a.]

  5. Solar(adj)

    produced by the action of the sun, or peculiarly affected by its influence

    Etymology: [OE. soler, AS. solere, L. solarium, from sol the sun. See Solar, a.]

Freebase

  1. Solar

    Solar is an American fictional comic book character. Originally known as Doctor Solar, Man of the Atom, he first appeared in a comic book published by Gold Key Comics in the 1960s. He has since appeared in other incarnations in books published by Valiant Comics in the 1990s, and Dark Horse Comics in the 2000s.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Solar

    sō′lar, adj. pertaining to the sun: measured by the progress of the sun: produced by the sun.—n. Sōlarisā′tion, exposure to the action of the sun's rays: the effect in photography of over-exposure.—v.t. Sō′larise, to injure by exposing too long to the sun's light in a camera.—v.i. to take injury by too long exposure to the sun's light in a camera:—pr.p. sō′larīsing; pa.p. sō′larīsed.ns. Sō′larism, excessive use of solar-myths in the explanation of mythology; Sō′larist, one addicted to solarism; Sōlā′rium, a sun-dial: a place suited to receive the sun's rays—in a hospital or sanatorium; Sō′lar-mī′croscope, an apparatus for projecting upon a screen by means of sunlight an enlarged view of any object—essentially the same as the combination of lenses used in the magic-lantern taken in conjunction with a heliostat; Sō′lar-myth, a myth allegorising the course of the sun, by some mythologists constantly invoked to explain the problems of mythology; Sō′lar-print, a photographic print made in a solar camera from a negative; Sō′lar-sys′tem, the planets and comets which circle round the sun—also called Planetary-system.—Solar flowers, flowers which open and shut daily at certain hours; Solar spots=Sun-spots (see Sun); Solar time (see Time); Solar year (see Year). [L. sol, the sun, solaris, pertaining to the sun.]

Editors Contribution

  1. solar

    Relating to the sun.

    The solar windmills were a dual power project.

    Submitted by MaryC on January 18, 2020  
  2. solar

    To use the energy from the sun.

    Solar lights and solar products are a great idea to ensure accessible products and cost effective production of energy.

    Submitted by MaryC on January 18, 2020  

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British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Solar' in Adjectives Frequency: #882

How to pronounce Solar?

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How to say Solar in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Solar in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Solar in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Solar in a Sentence

  1. Brian Lips:

    I'd put the value of solar in the eye of the beholder.

  2. Paul Hayne:

    We have so much to learn still about the moon, which then not only tells us about other planets in the solar system but about the Earth itself, lastly, its exciting.

  3. Francois Hollande:

    We can no longer accept this paradox that those who have the most potential for solar energy have only a small share of solar electricity.

  4. Tanguy Bertrand:

    New Horizons even discovered spectacular mountains on Pluto covered by bright deposits, strikingly resembling snow-capped mountain chains seen on Earth, such a landscape had never been observed elsewhere in the solar system. Could Pluto's atmosphere behave like Earth's ? We discovered that a new and unique( in the solar system) atmospheric process forms these snowy mountains on Pluto.

  5. Charlies Limoli:

    I'd be more concerned if we went into space not knowing what the potential adverse consequences are for astronauts, this is not a deal breaker. The radiation problem is however, perhaps one of the biggest problems we will have to solve for travel beyond our solar system - where the total doses and times of exposure will be greatly magnified.

Images & Illustrations of Solar

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