What does verdant mean?

Definitions for verdantˈvɜr dnt

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.]


  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

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  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

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