What does venue mean?

Here's a list of possible definitions for the term venue:


Princeton's WordNet

  1. venue, locale, locus(noun)

    the scene of any event or action (especially the place of a meeting)

  2. venue(noun)

    in law: the jurisdiction where a trial will be held

Wiktionary

  1. venue(Noun)

    A place, especially the one where a given event is to happen.

  2. venue(Noun)

    A neighborhood or near place; the place or county in which anything is alleged to have happened; also, the place where an action is laid.

  3. venue(Noun)

    A bout; a hit; a turn. See venew.

  4. venue(Noun)

    Sport venue: a stadium or similar building in which a sporting competition is held.

  5. Origin: From venue feminine past participle of verb venir.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Venue(noun)

    a neighborhood or near place; the place or county in which anything is alleged to have happened; also, the place where an action is laid

  2. Venue(noun)

    a bout; a hit; a turn. See Venew

  3. Origin: [F. venue a coming, arrival, fr. venir to come, L. venire; hence, in English, the place whither the jury are summoned to come. See Come, and cf. Venew, Veney.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Venue

    ven′ū, n. (Shak.) a hit in fencing: a bout or match: a lunge, thrust. [O. Fr.,—L. venīre, to come.]

  2. Venue

    ven′ū, n. (law) the place where an action is laid: the district from which a jury comes to try a question of fact: in England, usually the county where a crime is alleged to have been committed.—Change of venue, change of place of trial; Lay the venue, to specify the place where the trial is to be held. [A particular use of preceding word, but confused with O. Fr. visne, neighbourhood—L. vicinia, neighbourhood.]

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'venue' in Nouns Frequency: #2076

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of venue in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of venue in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4



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