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Meaning of earth by Wiktionary Dictionary

Earth


    Earth's astronomical symbol
    The Earth

    Etymology

    Old English eorþe .

    Pronunciation

    • IPA: /ɜː( ɹ )θ/
    • Rhymes: -ɜː( ɹ )θ

    Proper noun

    Earth

    1. The third planet in order from the Sun, upon which humans live. Represented in astronomy and astrology byand ⊕ .

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    See also

    • ( planets of the Solar System ) planet of the Solar System; Mercury,‎ Venus,‎ Earth,‎ Mars,‎ Jupiter,‎ Saturn,‎ Uranus,‎ Neptune ( Category: en:Planets )
    • ( moons of Earth ) Luna/‎Moon/‎moon
    • ♁ , ⊕

    External links

    • Earth on Wikipedia .

    Anagrams

    • hater, heart, rathe, rehat, Terah


Explanation of earth by Wordnet Dictionary

Earth


    Verb
    1. connect to the earth

    2. earth the circuit
    3. hide in the earth like a hunted animal

    Noun
    1. a connection between an electrical device and a large conducting body, such as the earth ( which is taken to be at zero voltage )

    2. the concerns of this life as distinguished from heaven and the afterlife

    3. the abode of mortals ( as contrasted with Heaven or Hell )

    4. it was hell on earth
    5. the 3rd planet from the sun

    6. the Earth moves around the sun
    7. the solid part of the earth's surface

    8. the earth shook for several minutes
    9. the loose soft material that makes up a large part of the land surface

    10. they dug into the earth outside the church
    11. once thought to be one of four elements composing the universe ( Empedocles )