What does Valley mean?

Definitions for Valley
ˈvæl iVal·ley

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. valley, vale(noun)

    a long depression in the surface of the land that usually contains a river

Wiktionary

  1. valley(Noun)

    An elongated depression between hills or mountains, often with a river flowing through it.

  2. valley(Noun)

    The area which drains into a river.

  3. valley(Noun)

    Any structure resembling one, e.g., the meeting point of two pitched roofs.

  4. valley(Noun)

    The internal angle formed by the intersection of two sloping roof planes.

  5. Origin: vallée, valee, from valles/vallis

Webster Dictionary

  1. Valley(noun)

    the space inclosed between ranges of hills or mountains; the strip of land at the bottom of the depressions intersecting a country, including usually the bed of a stream, with frequently broad alluvial plains on one or both sides of the stream. Also used figuratively

  2. Valley(noun)

    the place of meeting of two slopes of a roof, which have their plates running in different directions, and form on the plan a reentrant angle

  3. Valley(noun)

    the depression formed by the meeting of two slopes on a flat roof

  4. Origin: [OE. vale, valeie, OF. vale, valede, F. valle, LL. vallata, L. vallis, valles. See Vale.]

Freebase

  1. Valley

    In geology, a valley or dale is a depression with predominant extent in one direction. A very deep river valley may be called a canyon or gorge. The terms U-shaped and V-shaped are descriptive terms of geography to characterize the form of valleys. Most valleys belong to one of these two main types or a mixture of them, with respect of the cross section of the slopes or hillsides.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Valley

    val′i, n. a vale or low land between hills or mountains: a low, extended plain, usually watered by a river:—pl. Vall′eys. [O. Fr. valee (Fr. vallée)—val, a vale.]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Valley' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2319

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Valley' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4489

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Valley' in Nouns Frequency: #897

How to pronounce Valley?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
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    Australian
    Veena
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    Indian

How to say Valley in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Valley in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Valley in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of Valley in a Sentence

  1. James Finberg:

    Google is not alone in Silicon Valley.

  2. 'jubal' yinka popoola:

    break this mountain to fill that valley

  3. ambassador chris:

    valley's days bracket God ways equals testimonies

  4. Paul Bragiel:

    Silicon Valley attracts the whole world; Singapore is catching up.

  5. W. H. Auden:

    Poetry makes nothing happen. It survives in the valley of its saying.

Images & Illustrations of Valley

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