What does via mean?

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ˈvaɪ ə, ˈvi əvia

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Webster Dictionary

  1. Via(noun)

    a road way

  2. Via

    by the way of; as, to send a letter via Queenstown to London

  3. Origin: [L., ablative of via way. See Way.]


  1. Via

    A via is an electrical connection between layers in a physical electronic circuit that goes through the plane of one or more adjacent layers.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Via

    vī′a, or vē′a, n. a highway, a road, a route—via London=by way of London: a natural passage of the body.—n. Viam′eter, an odometer.—adj. Viat′ic.—n.pl. Viat′icals, military baggage.—Via dolorosa, the Way of Calvary (see Station); Via lactea, the Milky-Way or Galaxy; Via media, the midway course or mean between popular Protestantism and Roman Catholicism which Newman almost down to 1845 succeeded in believing that the Anglican divines of the 17th century had taken up.—Primæ viæ, the first or main passages, the alimentary canal, the bowels; Secundæ viæ, the lacteal or chyliferous vessels.

  2. Via

    vē′a, interj. away! off! either in command or defiance. [It.,—L. via, way.]

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'via' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2238

Anagrams for via »

  1. IVA, Iva, Vai, vai

How to pronounce via?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of via in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of via in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of via in a Sentence

  1. Chief Executive Johannes Teyssen:

    E.ON will grow more through organic growth and less via acquisitions.

  2. Kim Jong:

    Kim Jong Un and Ri Sol Ju visit a cosmetics factory in October 2017. ( KCNA via Reuters).

  3. David Niederman:

    The little free time Chai Lifeline via AP had Chai Lifeline via AP was busy helping others.

  4. Carsten Spohr:

    (Their offer) has meant that we are in talks, and only via talks can we solve this conflict.

  5. Chris Drew:

    The organic growth within the portfolio is limited, so looking for growth via M&A makes sense.

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