What does quotidian mean?

Definitions for quotidiankwoʊˈtɪd i ən

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. everyday, mundane, quotidian, routine, unremarkable, workaday(adj)

    found in the ordinary course of events

    "a placid everyday scene"; "it was a routine day"; "there's nothing quite like a real...train conductor to add color to a quotidian commute"- Anita Diamant


  1. quotidian(Noun)

    A fever which recurs every day; quotidian malaria.

  2. quotidian(Noun)

    A daily allowance formerly paid to certain members of the clergy.

  3. quotidian(Noun)

    Commonplace or mundane things regarded as a class.

  4. quotidian(Adjective)

    Recurring every twenty-four hours or (more generally) daily (of symptoms etc.).

  5. quotidian(Adjective)

    Happening every day; daily.

  6. quotidian(Adjective)

    Having the characteristics of something which can be seen, experienced etc. every day or very commonly; commonplace, ordinary; trivial, mundane.

  7. Origin: From cotidian, cotidien, cotidian, cotidien, and their source, cottidianus, quotidianus, from adverb cottidie, quotidie, from an unattested adjective derived from quot + locative form of dies.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Quotidian(adj)

    occurring or returning daily; as, a quotidian fever

  2. Quotidian(noun)

    anything returning daily; especially (Med.), an intermittent fever or ague which returns every day

  3. Origin: [OE. cotidian, L. quotidianus, fr. quotidie daily; quotus how many + dies day: cf. OF. cotidien, F. quotidien. See Quota, Deity.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Quotidian

    kwō-tid′i-an, adj. every day: occurring daily.—n. anything returning daily: (med.) a kind of ague that returns daily. [Fr.,—L. quotidianusquot, as many as, dies, a day.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of quotidian in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of quotidian in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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Translations for quotidian

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • quotidiàCatalan, Valencian
  • beunyddiolWelsh
  • AlltagGerman
  • cotidiano, costumbristaSpanish
  • arkipäiväinen, jokapäiväinen, päivittäinen, arkipäiväisyydetFinnish
  • banalité, quotidien, quotidienneFrench
  • quotidianInterlingua
  • ferialità, quotidianoItalian
  • 毎日熱, 日常, 毎日, 日課Japanese
  • ჩვეულებრივი, ყოველდღიურიGeorgian
  • banaal, alledaagse, alledaags, gewoonDutch
  • powszedni, codziennyPolish
  • cotidian, obișnuit, de fiece zi, banalRomanian
  • неоригинальность, ежедневный, банальный, суточное довольствие, неоригинальный, суточная норма рациона, избитость, избитый, банальность, малярия с ежедневными приступамиRussian

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