What does verdant mean?

Definitions for verdant
ˈvɜr dntver·dant

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. verdant(adj)

    characterized by abundance of verdure


  1. verdant(Adjective)

    Green in colour.

  2. verdant(Adjective)

    Abundant in verdure.

  3. verdant(Adjective)


  4. verdant(Adjective)

    A Symbol of Environmentalism.

    i.e. Verdant Magazine, Verdant Living, & Verdant Power all promote sustainability and living green

  5. verdant(Adjective)


    a verdant youth from the interior of Connecticut

  6. Origin: From verdoyant, from verb verdier, verdoier, from vert, from *, from viridis.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Verdant(adj)

    covered with growing plants or grass; green; fresh; flourishing; as, verdant fields; a verdant lawn

  2. Verdant(adj)

    unripe in knowledge or judgment; unsophisticated; raw; green; as, a verdant youth

  3. Origin: [F. verdoyant, p. pr. of verdoyer to be verdant, to grow green, OF. verdoier, verdeier, fr. verd, vert, green, fr. L. viridis green, fr. virere to be green: cf. OF. verdant verdant, L. viridans, p. pr. of viridare to make green. Cf. Farthingale, Verjuice, Vert.]


  1. Verdant

    Verdant is an unincorporated community in Imperial County, California. It is located on the Southern Pacific Railroad 2.5 miles west-southwest of Calipatria, at an elevation of 197 feet below sea level.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Verdant

    vė#x117;r′dant, adj. green: fresh (as grass or foliage): flourishing: inexperienced: ignorant.—n. Ver′dancy.—adv. Ver′dantly.—ns. Ver′derer, -or, an officer in the old English royal forests who had charge of the vert (q.v.); Ver′dūre, greenness: freshness of growth.—v.t. to cover with verdure.—adjs. Ver′dūred; Ver′dūreless; Ver′dūrous. [Fr. verdoyant—L. viridans, -antis, pr.p. of viridāre, to grow green—viridis, green—virēre, to be green.]

How to pronounce verdant?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say verdant in sign language?

  1. verdant


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of verdant in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of verdant in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of verdant in a Sentence

  1. Architect Gary Beyerl:

    By extending the plant zone up the vertical surfaces of an urban space, you can make a lot of visual greenery work to your advantage, i’ve got a verdant environment even though it’s tiny.

Images & Illustrations of verdant

  1. verdantverdantverdantverdantverdant

Popularity rank by frequency of use


Translations for verdant

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for verdant »


Find a translation for the verdant definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • Chinese - Simplified 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • Chinese - Traditional 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Spanish Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • Japanese 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Portuguese Português (Portuguese)
  • German Deutsch (German)
  • Arabic العربية (Arabic)
  • French Français (French)
  • Russian Русский (Russian)
  • Kannada ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • Korean 한국어 (Korean)
  • Hebrew עברית (Hebrew)
  • Ukrainian Український (Ukrainian)
  • Urdu اردو (Urdu)
  • Hungarian Magyar (Hungarian)
  • Hindi मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesian Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italian Italiano (Italian)
  • Tamil தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Turkish Türkçe (Turkish)
  • Telugu తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • Thai ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Vietnamese Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Czech Čeština (Czech)
  • Polish Polski (Polish)
  • Indonesian Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Romanian Românește (Romanian)
  • Dutch Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Greek Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latin Latinum (Latin)
  • Swedish Svenska (Swedish)
  • Danish Dansk (Danish)
  • Finnish Suomi (Finnish)
  • Persian فارسی (Persian)
  • Yiddish ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • Armenian հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norwegian Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English English (English)

Discuss these verdant definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"verdant." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2019. Web. 14 Oct. 2019. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/verdant>.

Are we missing a good definition for verdant? Don't keep it to yourself...

Free, no signup required:

Add to Chrome

Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Free, no signup required:

Add to Firefox

Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for verdant:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.