What does Wedding mean?

Definitions for Wedding
ˈwɛd ɪŋWed·ding

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Wedding.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. wedding, wedding ceremony, nuptials, hymeneals(noun)

    the social event at which the ceremony of marriage is performed

  2. marriage, wedding, marriage ceremony(noun)

    the act of marrying; the nuptial ceremony

    "their marriage was conducted in the chapel"

  3. wedding, wedding party(noun)

    a party of people at a wedding

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wedding

    of Wed

    Etymology: [AS. wedding.]

  2. Wedding(noun)

    nuptial ceremony; nuptial festivities; marriage; nuptials

    Etymology: [AS. wedding.]

Freebase

  1. Wedding

    A wedding is the ceremony in which two people are united in marriage. Wedding traditions and customs vary greatly between cultures, ethnic groups, religions, countries, and social classes. Most wedding ceremonies involve an exchange of wedding vows by the couple, presentation of a gift, and a public proclamation of marriage by an authority figure or leader. Special wedding garments are often worn, and the ceremony is sometimes followed by a wedding reception. Music, poetry, prayers or readings from religious texts or literature are also commonly incorporated into the ceremony.

The Foolish Dictionary, by Gideon Wurdz

  1. WEDDING

    A trade in which the bride is generally given away, and the groom is often sold.

Editors Contribution

  1. wedding

    The social event at which a ceremony and unity of marriage is created and celebrated.

    We love a good wedding, a unity of two people, their families and friends.

    Submitted by MaryC on December 27, 2019  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Wedding' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3230

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Wedding' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1679

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Wedding' in Nouns Frequency: #1202

How to pronounce Wedding?

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

How to say Wedding in sign language?

  1. wedding

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Wedding in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Wedding in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of Wedding in a Sentence

  1. Charles Kingsley:

    Every winter, When the great sun has turned his face away, The earth goes down into a vale of grief, And fasts, and weeps, and shrouds herself in sables, Leaving her wedding-garlands to decay-- Then leaps in spring to his returning kisses.

  2. Lu Xin:

    I have so many memories of my youthful life here, I met my fiancee here in Paris, so it was really important for us to take wedding pictures here to remember all this.

  3. Anuj Somany:

    The trouble in the life of the couple gets double in the first year, triple in the second year and then multiple in the subsequent years, if the groom lets the bride to take him on her stride right from their wedding day.

  4. Vladimir Putin:

    As to whether I was invited or not, we also do not invite everyone to every event, why do I have to be invited everywhere to some event ? Am I a wedding general, or what ? I have enough of my own business. This is not a problem at all.

  5. Kang Mi-jin:

    Even if it's hard to get, people try to buy South Korean cosmetics for their fiancés as a wedding gift, since it is regarded as the best and symbol of wealth.

Images & Illustrations of Wedding

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