What does Unity mean?

Definitions for Unity
ˈyu nɪ tiUni·ty

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. integrity, unity, wholeness(noun)

    an undivided or unbroken completeness or totality with nothing wanting

    "the integrity of the nervous system is required for normal development"; "he took measures to insure the territorial unity of Croatia"

  2. one, 1, I, ace, single, unity(noun)

    the smallest whole number or a numeral representing this number

    "he has the one but will need a two and three to go with it"; "they had lunch at one"

  3. oneness, unity(noun)

    the quality of being united into one


  1. unity(Noun)

    Oneness; the state or fact of being one undivided entity.

  2. unity(Noun)

    A single undivided thing, seen as complete in itself.

  3. unity(Noun)

    Any of the three classical rules of drama (unity of action, unity of place, and unity of time).`

  4. unity(Noun)

    Any element of a set or field that behaves under a given operation as the number 1 behaves under multiplication.

  5. Unity(ProperNoun)

    A female given name from English.

    Hitler, it seemed, had two engagements in Munich that day; one was a visit with Unity Mitford, a Nazi sympathizer belonging to the well-known British Mitford family, who was recovering in a Munich hospital from an attempted suicide.

  6. Unity(ProperNoun)

    A town in Saskatchewan, Canada.

  7. Unity(ProperNoun)

    An unincorporated community in Franklin County, Georgia.

  8. Unity(ProperNoun)

    An unincorporated community in Alexander County, Illinois, also known as Hodges Park Station.

  9. Unity(ProperNoun)

    A small unincorporated community in Boyd County, Kentucky.

  10. Unity(ProperNoun)

    A town and census-designated place in Waldo County, Maine.

  11. Unity(ProperNoun)

    An unorganized territory in Kennebec County, Maine.

  12. Unity(ProperNoun)

    An unincorporated community in Scotland County, Missouri.

  13. Unity(ProperNoun)

    A town in Sullivan County, New Hampshire.

  14. Unity(ProperNoun)

    An unincorporated community in Adams County, Ohio.

  15. Unity(ProperNoun)

    An unincorporated community in Columbiana County, Ohio.

  16. Unity(ProperNoun)

    A tiny city in Baker County, Oregon.

  17. Unity(ProperNoun)

    An unincorporated community in Lane County, Oregon.

  18. Unity(ProperNoun)

    A small town in Clark County, Wisconsin.

  19. Unity(ProperNoun)

    A village in Clark County and Marathon County, Wisconsin, located partly within the town of Unity.

  20. Unity(ProperNoun)

    A small town in Trempealeau County, Wisconsin.

  21. Origin: Majuscule letter version of unity.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unity(noun)

    the state of being one; oneness

  2. Unity(noun)

    concord; harmony; conjunction; agreement; uniformity; as, a unity of proofs; unity of doctrine

  3. Unity(noun)

    any definite quantity, or aggregate of quantities or magnitudes taken as one, or for which 1 is made to stand in calculation; thus, in a table of natural sines, the radius of the circle is regarded as unity

  4. Unity(noun)

    in dramatic composition, one of the principles by which a uniform tenor of story and propriety of representation are preserved; conformity in a composition to these; in oratory, discourse, etc., the due subordination and reference of every part to the development of the leading idea or the eastablishment of the main proposition

  5. Unity(noun)

    such a combination of parts as to constitute a whole, or a kind of symmetry of style and character

  6. Unity(noun)

    the peculiar characteristics of an estate held by several in joint tenancy


  1. Unity

    Unity is a town in the western part of the Canadian province of Saskatchewan with a population of almost 2200. Unity is located at the intersection of Highway 14 and Highway 21, and the intersection of the CNR and CPR main rail lines. Unity is located 200 km west of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, and 375 km east of Edmonton, Alberta. The town of Wilkie is located 18.96 miles to the east. The town was the subject of playwright Kevin Kerr's Governor General's Award-winning play Unity, which dramatizes the effect of the 1918 flu pandemic on Unity.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unity

    ū′ni-ti, n. oneness: state of being one or at one: agreement: the arrangement of all the parts to one purpose or effect: harmony: (math.) any quantity taken as one.—The unities (of place, time, and action), the three canons of the classical drama—that the scenes should be at the same place, that all the events should be such as might happen within a single day, and that nothing should be admitted not directly relevant to the development of the plot.

Editors Contribution

  1. unity

    A combination of elements to create a whole.

    It is beautiful to see unity between couples who love each other and are in a relationship together.

    Submitted by MaryC on January 12, 2020  
  2. unity

    A combination of facets to create a whole.

    It is beautiful to see unity between couples who love each other and are in a relationship together.

    Submitted by MaryC on January 12, 2020  
  3. unity

    United in purpose and agreement.

    Unity is beautiful to see in a relationship.

    Submitted by MaryC on December 23, 2019  

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Unity' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3421

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Unity' in Nouns Frequency: #1433

How to pronounce Unity?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say Unity in sign language?

  1. unity


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Unity in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Unity in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Unity in a Sentence

  1. Seyoum Mesfin:

    The mediation decided to prepare a compromise document which we think and believe that all the parties can live with and continue into the establishment of the transitional government of national unity for 30 months.

  2. Kwasi Kwarteng:

    He's the most unpopular leader of the opposition we've ever had and the idea that he's going to lead a unity government I think is ridiculous.

  3. Jeb Bush:

    I worked hard here in Texas on the Latino vote by showing respect and my language was not one of alienation but one of welcome and unity, jeb's gon na do better than that.

  4. Political Capital analyst Peter Kreko:

    Vona was the face of the very radical Jobbik and is now the face of a milder Jobbik. That is a difficult maneuver, a risky step that could cost the party its unity.

  5. Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu:

    Yes, the PYD has been fighting Daesh ... But the PYD is not fighting for the territorial integrity or political unity of Syria. This is unacceptable, we prefer that the moderate opposition forces actually control the safe zone, or Daesh-free areas, in the northern part of Syria, not the PYD, unless they change their policies radically in that sense.

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