What does congruent mean?

Definitions for congruentˈkɒŋ gru ənt, kənˈgru-, kəŋ-

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. congruous, congruent(adj)

    corresponding in character or kind

  2. congruent(adj)

    coinciding when superimposed


  1. congruent(Adjective)

    Corresponding in character.

  2. congruent(Adjective)


  3. congruent(Adjective)

    Having a difference divisible by a modulus.

  4. congruent(Adjective)

    Coinciding exactly when superimposed.

  5. Origin: from congruens, present active participle of congruo.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Congruent(adj)

    possessing congruity; suitable; agreeing; corresponding

  2. Origin: [L. congruens, p. pr. of congruere: cf. F. congruent.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of congruent in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of congruent in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Veryan Khan:

    Based on L.A.’slocations and congruent battles in these locations, it is been assumed that she is conducting, at least on some level, surveillance for the Islamic State.

Images & Illustrations of congruent

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Translations for congruent

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • съответен, подходящ, конгруентен, съвпадащBulgarian
  • kongruentGerman
  • congruenteSpanish
  • persianPersian
  • kongruenttiFinnish
  • convenable, conformeFrench
  • samleifa, aljafn, eins, samsniðaIcelandic
  • kongruentny, przystającyPolish
  • соответствующий, конгруэнтный, совпадающий, гармонирующийRussian
  • kongruentSwedish

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