What does version mean?

Definitions for version
ˈvɜr ʒən, -ʃənver·sion

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. version(noun)

    an interpretation of a matter from a particular viewpoint

    "his version of the fight was different from mine"

  2. version, variant, variation, edition(noun)

    something a little different from others of the same type

    "an experimental version of the night fighter"; "a variant of the same word"; "an emery wheel is the modern variation of a grindstone"; "the boy is a younger edition of his father"

  3. adaptation, version(noun)

    a written work (as a novel) that has been recast in a new form

    "the play is an adaptation of a short novel"

  4. translation, interlingual rendition, rendering, version(noun)

    a written communication in a second language having the same meaning as the written communication in a first language

  5. interpretation, reading, version(noun)

    a mental representation of the meaning or significance of something

  6. version(noun)

    manual turning of a fetus in the uterus (usually to aid delivery)

Wiktionary

  1. version(Noun)

    A specific form or variation of something.

    Etymology: From version, from versio, from verto. Used in English since 16th century.

  2. version(Noun)

    A translation from one language to another.

    It's in the King James Version only.

    Etymology: From version, from versio, from verto. Used in English since 16th century.

  3. version(Noun)

    An account or description from a particular point of view, especially as contrasted with another account

    He gave another version of the affair.

    Etymology: From version, from versio, from verto. Used in English since 16th century.

  4. version(Noun)

    A particular revision (of software, firmware, CPU, etc.).

    Etymology: From version, from versio, from verto. Used in English since 16th century.

  5. version(Noun)

    A condition of the uterus in which its axis is deflected from its normal position without being bent upon itself. See anteversion and retroversion.

    Etymology: From version, from versio, from verto. Used in English since 16th century.

  6. version(Noun)

    An eye movement involving both eyes moving synchronously and symmetrically in the same direction.

    Etymology: From version, from versio, from verto. Used in English since 16th century.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Version(noun)

    a change of form, direction, or the like; transformation; conversion; turning

    Etymology: [F., from L. vertere, versum, to turn, to change, to translate. See Verse.]

  2. Version(noun)

    a condition of the uterus in which its axis is deflected from its normal position without being bent upon itself. See Anteversion, and Retroversion

    Etymology: [F., from L. vertere, versum, to turn, to change, to translate. See Verse.]

  3. Version(noun)

    the act of translating, or rendering, from one language into another language

    Etymology: [F., from L. vertere, versum, to turn, to change, to translate. See Verse.]

  4. Version(noun)

    a translation; that which is rendered from another language; as, the Common, or Authorized, Version of the Scriptures (see under Authorized); the Septuagint Version of the Old Testament

    Etymology: [F., from L. vertere, versum, to turn, to change, to translate. See Verse.]

  5. Version(noun)

    an account or description from a particular point of view, especially as contrasted with another account; as, he gave another version of the affair

    Etymology: [F., from L. vertere, versum, to turn, to change, to translate. See Verse.]

Editors Contribution

  1. version

    To give a systematic or sequenced number to a form of software or document in a document management system or quality management system.

    The version of the document is managed within the quality management system easily and efficiently.

    Submitted by MaryC on July 4, 2020  

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'version' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1236

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'version' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2411

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'version' in Nouns Frequency: #421

How to pronounce version?

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    Daniel
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    Karen
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How to say version in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of version in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of version in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of version in a Sentence

  1. Kunihiko Miyake:

    If he becomes president and adopts his own version of foreign policy, the U.S. will cease to be a Pacific power. That’s the end result, it’s not that we would adopt ‘Japan First’, but if the U.S. leaves, there will be a vacuum and … China will try to fill it.

  2. Seaford Superintendent David Perrington:

    In the future, the district will utilize our district-approved version at athletic events.

  3. Leon FrescoFresco:

    I do think that what's complicated for Democrats is that, while the majority of the country is probably centrist on immigration, if given the choice between what they feel is a very progressive, almost non-rule-of-law version of immigration and a very draconian view of immigration, they will choose the draconian view because they at least want some order in the system, that is one thing I do think Secretary Clinton did not do an ideal job of. ... To the extent that anybody cared about that issue, they voted for President Trump.

  4. Teri Shields:

    Once my mother passed away, I thought that it was the appropriate time for me to tell my version of our story.

  5. Timo Birnschein:

    [ It ] is very comparable feature-wise to the first prototype, the second version is much more reliable and almost road-legal. It's not really, but it's almost there and we are trying to bring this car to the road -- but it's a big hassle to be honest because we have so many new technologies in the car that the technical advisory guys are skeptical.

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