What does stranger mean?

Definitions for stranger
ˈstreɪn dʒərstranger

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. stranger, alien, unknown(noun)

    anyone who does not belong in the environment in which they are found

  2. stranger(noun)

    an individual that one is not acquainted with

Wiktionary

  1. stranger(Noun)

    A person whom one does not know; a person who is neither a friend nor an acquaintance.

  2. stranger(Noun)

    An outsider or foreigner

  3. stranger(Noun)

    A newcomer.

  4. Origin: estrangier, from extraneus (whence also English estrange), from extra.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Stranger(noun)

    one who is strange, foreign, or unknown

  2. Stranger(noun)

    one who comes from a foreign land; a foreigner

  3. Stranger(noun)

    one whose home is at a distance from the place where he is, but in the same country

  4. Stranger(noun)

    one who is unknown or unacquainted; as, the gentleman is a stranger to me; hence, one not admitted to communication, fellowship, or acquaintance

  5. Stranger(noun)

    one not belonging to the family or household; a guest; a visitor

  6. Stranger(noun)

    one not privy or party an act, contract, or title; a mere intruder or intermeddler; one who interferes without right; as, actual possession of land gives a good title against a stranger having no title; as to strangers, a mortgage is considered merely as a pledge; a mere stranger to the levy

  7. Stranger(verb)

    to estrange; to alienate

  8. Origin: [OF. estrangier, F. tranger. See Strange.]

Freebase

  1. Stranger

    The Stranger is a fictional character that appears in comic books published by Marvel Comics. The Stranger first appeared in X-Men #11, and was created by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby.

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British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'stranger' in Nouns Frequency: #1673

How to pronounce stranger ?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
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    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of stranger in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of stranger in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of stranger in a Sentence

  1. Sophocles:

    Stranger in a strange country.

  2. John Sanford:

    I guess stranger things have happened.

  3. Mark Twain:

    Truth is more of a stranger than fiction.

  4. Stella Benson:

    Call no man foe, but never love a stranger.

  5. Unknown:

    Sometimes it takes a Stranger to Understand you

Images & Illustrations of stranger

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Translations for stranger

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • أجنبي, غريبArabic
  • foraster, desconegut, estrangerCatalan, Valencian
  • neznámý, cizinecCzech
  • dieithrynWelsh
  • fremmedDanish
  • Fremder, Ausländer, NeulingGerman
  • ξένος, άγνωστος, νέος, αλλοδαπόςGreek
  • fremduloEsperanto
  • forastero, desconocido, extranjeroSpanish
  • خارجی, غریبهPersian
  • muukalainen, tuntematon, tulokasFinnish
  • inconnu, étrangère, étrangerFrench
  • strainséirIrish
  • coigreach, coimheachScottish Gaelic
  • परदेशी, अन्यदेशीय, विदेशी, अजनबीHindi
  • idegenekHungarian
  • օտարական, անծանոթ, նորեկArmenian
  • straniero, stranieraItalian
  • זָרHebrew
  • 知らない人, 外人, 外国人Japanese
  • extraneus, peregrinusLatin
  • tautangataMāori
  • странец, новодојденец, незнајник, туѓинец, незнаник, дојденецMacedonian
  • vreemdeDutch
  • obcy, cudzoziemiec, nieznajomy, przybyszPolish
  • recém-chegado, estrangeiro, estranhoPortuguese
  • незнакомка, инородец, чужой, чужеземец, новоприбывший, посторонний, иностранка, пришелец, незнакомец, иностранецRussian
  • tuđínac, strȁnkinja, prìdošlica, stránac, dòšljāk, došljàkinjaSerbo-Croatian
  • främling, nykomlingSwedish
  • ฝรั่งThai
  • اجنبی, پردیشیUrdu
  • người lạVietnamese

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