Definitions for URBAN
Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word URBAN.
relating to or concerned with a city or densely populated area
"urban sociology"; "urban development"
located in or characteristic of a city or city life
"urban property owners"; "urban affairs"; "urban manners"
Related to the (or any) city.
Characteristic of city life.
A male given name from Latin
A patronymic surname.
An early Christian, also Urbane and Urbanus in various versions of the Bible.
Grete wel Vrban, oure helpere in Crist Jhesus, and Stacchen, my derlyng.
Etymology: Latin Urbānus, name of eight early popes, from urbānus ("of the town or city, urbane").
of or belonging to a city or town; as, an urban population
belonging to, or suiting, those living in a city; cultivated; polite; urbane; as, urban manners
Urban was a Danish free daily newspaper owned by Det Berlingske Officin. It was launched on September 24, 2001, shortly after the competing free daily MetroXpress. Circulation in second half of 2008 was 196,752. It closed on January 12, 2012.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
ur′ban, adj. of or belonging to a city.—adj. Urbāne′, pertaining to, or influenced by, a city: civilised: refined: courteous.—adv. Urbāne′ly.—n. Urban′ity, the quality of being urbane: refinement: politeness.—Urbi et orbi='to the city and to the world,' a form used in the publication of papal bulls, for the purpose of signifying their formal promulgation to the entire Catholic world, as well as to the city of Rome. [L. urbanus—urbs, a city.]
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
the name of eight Popes: Urban I., Pope from 223 to 230; Urban II., Pope from 1088 to 1099, warm promoter of the first Crusade; Urban III., Pope from 1185 to 1187; Urban IV., Pope from 1261 to 1264; Urban V., Pope from 1362 to 1370, man of an ascetic temper; Urban VI., Pope from 1378 to 1389, in his reign the schism in the papacy began which lasted 40 years; Urban VII., Pope in 1590; and Urban VIII., Pope from 1623 to 1644, founded the College de Propaganda Fide.
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Rank popularity for the word 'URBAN' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1930
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Rank popularity for the word 'URBAN' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2358
Rank popularity for the word 'URBAN' in Adjectives Frequency: #250
The numerical value of URBAN in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of URBAN in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Rural labor markets are very different from urban ones.
Once we are there we've got the ability to carry out a coordination role or urban search and rescue looking for survivors trapped in collapsed buildings.
Rural and urban development and environmental governance is imbalanced, and the environmental foundations and infrastructure in rural regions is severely lagging.
We have gone beyond a peacekeeping operation, it is now urban warfare led by ex-rebels and soldiers who are battle-hardened and it's not U.N. police officers that will be able to do anything about it.
Public space running right through the middle of the entire nation is absolutely sensational -- nothing similar at this scale in urban environment can be found anywhere else in the world, its context is different from [ New York's ] High Line.
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- حضري, متمدنArabic
- urbàCatalan, Valencian
- städtisch, Stadt-, urbanGerman
- urbaan, stads-, stedelijkDutch
- gradski, градскиSerbo-Croatian
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