What does site mean?

Definitions for sitesaɪt

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. site, land site(noun)

    the piece of land on which something is located (or is to be located)

    "a good site for the school"

  2. site, situation(noun)

    physical position in relation to the surroundings

    "the sites are determined by highly specific sequences of nucleotides"

  3. web site, website, internet site, site(verb)

    a computer connected to the internet that maintains a series of web pages on the World Wide Web

    "the Israeli web site was damaged by hostile hackers"

  4. locate, place, site(verb)

    assign a location to

    "The company located some of their agents in Los Angeles"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Site(noun)

    the place where anything is fixed; situation; local position; as, the site of a city or of a house

  2. Site(noun)

    a place fitted or chosen for any certain permanent use or occupation; as, a site for a church

  3. Site(noun)

    the posture or position of a thing

  4. Origin: [L. situs, fr. sinere, situm, to let, p. p. situs placed, lying, situate: cf. F. site. Cf. Position.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Site

    sīt, n. the place where anything is set down or fixed: situation: a place chosen for any particular purpose: posture.—adj. Sī′ted (Spens.), placed, situated. [Fr.,—L. situssitum, pa.p. of sinĕre, to set down.]

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'site' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1078

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'site' in Written Corpus Frequency: #983

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'site' in Nouns Frequency: #256

Anagrams for site »

  1. ETSI

  2. SETI

  3. Ties


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of site in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of site in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Marcel Goue:

    We're fighting to clean up the site.

  2. Brian White:

    It was on-site, at an area of the concentrator.

  3. Amit Re’em:

    It’s a wonderful site, it’s a beautiful site.

  4. Tom Deméré:

    We early on realized that this is a special site.

  5. Dave Conway:

    Protesters left the site peacefully, and work has resumed.

Images & Illustrations of site

  1. sitesitesite

Translations for site

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • موضع, مَوقِعArabic
  • Webpräsenz, Webseite, Standort, WebsiteGerman
  • ιστοχώρος, εγκατάσταση, τόπος, χώρος, τοποθεσία, ιστοσελίδα, ιστότοποςGreek
  • retejoEsperanto
  • solar, sitioSpanish
  • sijaintipaikka, paikka, sivustoFinnish
  • siteFrench
  • ionad, suidheachadhScottish Gaelic
  • oldalHungarian
  • retosituo, situoIdo
  • svetainėLithuanian
  • miejscePolish
  • localPortuguese
  • положе́ние, местонахожде́ние, веб-са́йт, сайт, ме́сто, местоположе́ниеRussian
  • plats, webbplats, säte, ställe, sajtSwedish
  • Web bölgesi, Web sitesiTurkish

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