What does Villa mean?

Definitions for Villa
ˈvɪl əvil·la

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word Villa.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Villa, Pancho Villa, Francisco Villa, Doroteo Arangonoun

    Mexican revolutionary leader (1877-1923)

  2. villanoun

    detached or semidetached suburban house

  3. villanoun

    country house in ancient Rome consisting of residential quarters and farm buildings around a courtyard

  4. villanoun

    pretentious and luxurious country residence with extensive grounds

Wiktionary

  1. villanoun

    A house, often larger and more expensive than average, in the countryside or on the coast, often used as a retreat.

  2. villanoun

    (UK) A family house, often semi-detached, in a middle class street.

  3. villanoun

    In ancient Rome, a country house, with farm buildings around a courtyard.

  4. Villanoun

    Aston Villa Football Club, a football club based in Birmingham

  5. Etymology: From villa, from villa

ChatGPT

  1. villa

    A villa is a luxurious residence, often located in the countryside or near the sea, originally associated with the Roman Empire. It is typically larger than average houses, providing a variety of amenities, and can serve as a retreat, vacation, or primary home. In modern terms, it can also refer to high-end, upscale apartments or housing complexes.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Villanoun

    a country seat; a country or suburban residence of some pretensions to elegance

  2. Etymology: [L. villa, LL. also village, dim. of L. vicus a village: cf. It. & F. villa. See Vicinity, and cf. Vill, Village, Villain.]

Wikidata

  1. Villa

    A villa was originally an ancient Roman upper-class country house. Since its origins in the Roman villa, the idea and function of a villa have evolved considerably. After the fall of the Roman Republic, villas became small farming compounds, which were increasingly fortified in Late Antiquity, sometimes transferred to the Church for reuse as a monastery. Then they gradually re-evolved through the Middle Ages, into elegant upper-class country homes. In modern parlance 'villa' can refer to a various types and sizes of residences, ranging from the suburban "semi-detached" double villa to residences in the wildland-urban interface.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Villa

    vil′a, n. a country residence or seat: a suburban mansion—also Vill.—ns. Vill′adom, villas collectively, people living in them; Vill′āge, any small assemblage of houses, less than a town: (orig.) a number of houses inhabited by persons near the residence of a proprietor or farmer: (law) a manor, a parish or the outlying part of a parish; Vill′age-commū′nity, a clan of settlers who built their huts on a tract of land and laid out common fields which they cultivated in common as one family, the land being divided out every few years into family lots, but the whole continuing to be cultivated by the community subject to the established customs as interpreted in the village-council by the sense of the village elders—the so-called Mark system of Sir Henry Maine; Vill′āger, an inhabitant of a village; Vill′āgery (Shak.), a district of villages; Vill′akin, Villanette′, a little villa.—adj. Villat′ic (Milt.), pertaining to a farm. [O. Fr. ville (Fr. ville)—L. villa, a country-house, prob. reduced from vicla, dim. of vicus, a village; Gr. oikos, a house.]

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Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. VILLA

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Villa is ranked #644 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Villa surname appeared 52,817 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 18 would have the surname Villa.

    88.7% or 46,870 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    8% or 4,268 total occurrences were White.
    2% or 1,088 total occurrences were Asian.
    0.4% or 222 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.3% or 206 total occurrences were Black.
    0.3% or 164 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Villa' in Nouns Frequency: #1799

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Villa in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Villa in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Villa in a Sentence

  1. Carlos Caicedo:

    We went to the villa. This guy shook our hands, looks us in the eyes, he tells his fake story, and we couldn't feel anything from this guy. Like, I just can't believe it.

  2. Mustafa Sagizly:

    My villa is now inhabited by four families.

  3. Proverb:

    Devils live in beautiful palatial villa.

  4. Election Day , Trump:

    There's nothing new under the sun, i think many of Election Day , Trump are aware that President Wilson 100 years ago, a little over a 100 years ago, deployed the US Army to the Southwest border. That's over a century ago. The threat then was Pancho Villa's troops, a revolutionary raiding across the border into the United States, New Mexico, in 1916 and there's a more recent history of DoD support on United States : It spans four administrations and both political parties.

  5. El Ghazi:

    The fans are amazing, if you can score there it's unbelievable, it's a dream that comes true for me. It's not me that scored, the whole team scored, the fans scored, Aston Villa scored, we did it all together throughout the whole season.

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