What does riant mean?

Definitions for riantˈraɪ ənt, ˈri-; Fr. ryɑ̃

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. laughing(a), riant(adj)

    showing or feeling mirth or pleasure or happiness

    "laughing children"


  1. riant(Adjective)

    When said of a person or a person's manner: mirthful, cheerful, smiling, light-hearted.

  2. riant(Adjective)

    When said of place, landscape or view: having a pleasant appearance, looking bright or cheerful.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Riant(adj)

    laughing; laughable; exciting gayety; gay; merry; delightful to the view, as a landscape

  2. Origin: [F. riant, p. pr. of rire to laugh, L. ridere.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Riant

    rī′ant, adj. laughing: gay.—n. Rī′ancy. [Fr.,—L. ridens, pr.p. of ridēre, to laugh.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of riant in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of riant in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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