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Meaning of SATURN

Pronunciation:  'saturn

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a giant planet which is surrounded by three planar concentric rings of ice particles; 6th planet from the sun
  2. [n]  (Roman mythology) god of agriculture and vegetation; counterpart of Greek Cronus; "Saturday is Saturn's Day"
 

SATURN is a 6 letter word that starts with S.

 

 See Also: gas giant, Jovian planet, Roman deity, solar system

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Sa"turn\, n. [L. Saturnus, literally, the sower, fr.
serere, satum, to sow. See {Season}.]
1. (Roman Myth.) One of the elder and principal deities, the
   son of C[oe]lus and Terra (Heaven and Earth), and the
   father of Jupiter. The corresponding Greek divinity was
   Kro`nos, later CHro`nos, Time.

2. (Astron.) One of the planets of the solar system, next in
   magnitude to Jupiter, but more remote from the sun. Its
   diameter is seventy thousand miles, its mean distance from
   the sun nearly eight hundred and eighty millions of miles,
   and its year, or periodical revolution round the sun,
   nearly twenty-nine years and a half. It is surrounded by a
   remarkable system of rings, and has eight satellites.



3. (Alchem.) The metal lead. [Archaic]

 
Dream Dictionary
 
 Definition: Seeing Saturn in your dream, represents discipline, constraints, and a conservative attitude. It is also indicative of the lessons of life.
 

 

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