What does aforementioned mean?

Definitions for aforementioned
əˈfɔrˌmɛn ʃənd, əˈfoʊr-; əˌfɔr ˈmɛn ʃənd, əˌfoʊr-afore·men·tioned

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. aforesaid(a), aforementioned(a), said(a)adjective

    being the one previously mentioned or spoken of

    "works of all the aforementioned authors"; "said party has denied the charges"


  1. aforementionednoun

    The one or ones mentioned previously.

  2. aforementionedadjective

    Previously mentioned.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Aforementionedadjective

    Mentioned before.

    Etymology: from afore and mentioned.

    Among the nine other parts, five are not in a condition to give alms or relief to those aforementioned; being very near reduced themselves to the same miserable condition. Addison.


  1. aforementioned

    The term "aforementioned" refers to something that has already been mentioned or discussed earlier in a text or conversation, typically used to avoid repetition or clarify a reference.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Aforementionedadjective

    previously mentioned; before-mentioned

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of aforementioned in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of aforementioned in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of aforementioned in a Sentence

  1. Catholic News Agency:

    No quotation of the aforementioned article must therefore be considered as a faithful transcription of the words of the Holy Father.

  2. Gary Ross:

    The aforementioned problems look intractable.

  3. The Vatican:

    What is reported by the author in today’s article is the result of his reconstruction, in which the literal words pronounced by the Pope are not quoted, no quotation of the aforementioned article must therefore be considered as a faithful transcription of the words of the Holy Father.

  4. The Beijing High Court:

    The aforementioned criminal has recently certainly shown repentance.

  5. Chika Onuegbu:

    As Nigeria continues to dither over the Petroleum Industry Bill, which has been in the Nigerian National Assembly since 2009 as aforementioned, Ghana her neighbour (who just joined the Petroleum Club not too long ago) on August 4 2016 passed its own petroleum bill, i.e. the Petroleum (Exploration and Production) Bill, 2016 into law in a bid to attract investments. Chika Onuegbu in his 2016 paper titled The Challenges and Implications of a Post PIB Nigeria for the Oil and Gas Workers

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  • مذكور أعلاهArabic
  • гореспоменатBulgarian
  • výše zmíněný, shoraCzech
  • obenerwähnt, oben genanntenGerman
  • προαναφερθείςGreek
  • citado, sobredicho, antedicho, mencionadoSpanish
  • edellä mainittuFinnish
  • suscité, ledit, susmentionnéFrench
  • niisneamdWestern Frisian
  • पूर्वकथितHindi
  • fent említettHungarian
  • suddetta, sopraccennato, suddettoItalian
  • 前述Japanese
  • ಮೇಲೆ ತಿಳಿಸಿದKannada
  • 상기Korean
  • praedictae, supradictusLatin
  • eerder vernoemde, voornoemde, voornoemd, voorgenoemdeDutch
  • supracitado, sobredito, [[já]] [[mencionado]], [[acima]] [[mencionado]]Portuguese
  • вышесказанный, вышеупомянутыйRussian
  • tidigare, förutnämnda, nämndaSwedish
  • மேற்கூறியவைTamil
  • ముందు పేర్కొన్నTelugu
  • mezkûr, geçenTurkish
  • 前面提到的Chinese

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