What does caesarean mean?

Definitions for caesareansɪˈzɛər i ən

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. cesarean delivery, caesarean delivery, caesarian delivery, cesarean section, cesarian section, caesarean section, caesarian section, C-section, cesarean, cesarian, caesarean, caesarian, abdominal delivery(adj)

    the delivery of a fetus by surgical incision through the abdominal wall and uterus (from the belief that Julius Caesar was born that way)

  2. cesarean, cesarian, caesarean, caesarian(adj)

    relating to abdominal delivery

  3. Caesarian, Caesarean(adj)

    of or relating to or in the manner of Julius Caesar


  1. Caesarean(Noun)

    An inhabitant/citizen of Caesarea.

  2. Caesarean(Noun)

    A Caesarean section.

  3. Caesarean(Adjective)

    Of or relating to Caesarea.

  4. Caesarean(Adjective)

    Of or relating to or in the manner of Julius Caesar or other Caesars.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Caesarean(adj)

    alt. of Caesarian


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of caesarean in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of caesarean in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Aisina Zindusova:

    I felt OK up until now, but I cannot believe I carried a clamp in my stomach for three years after my caesarean , my back started to ache and I started to lose weight, then an X-ray found a clamp inside of me.

  2. Adelika Kessy:

    I was feeling tired and weak. It happened so suddenly and I didn't know what do, i was too weak to give birth naturally, even after undergoing several blood transfusions. In the end, the doctors decided to carry out a Caesarean section.

  3. Maria Veres:

    I have seen a baby who was five to six days old, who was born with Caesarean in Greece, a very beautiful and healthy baby, i checked the baby and then it turned out that her mother had a problem with her stitchings, which is understandable after so much walking.

  4. Adam Kushner:

    What do you do if a woman shows up in obstructed labour and needs an emergency caesarean section and it's the dry season and the rain barrel is empty? you can't operate with dirty instruments, but if you don't she's going to die. This is the sort of dilemma that surgeons in these hospitals face.

  5. John Partridge:

    The birth of any gorilla is a rare and exciting event; but the birth of a baby gorilla by caesarean section is even more unusual, it wasn't a decision that we took lightly – Kera was becoming quite poorly and we needed to act fast in order to give the best possible treatment to mother and baby, and to avoid the possibility of losing the baby.

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