Meaning of SITE in English



Pronunciation: ' s ī t

Function: noun

Etymology: Middle English, place, position, from Anglo-French or Latin; Anglo-French sit, site, from Latin situs, from sinere to leave, allow

Date: 14th century

1 a : the spatial location of an actual or planned structure or set of structures (as a building, town, or monuments) b : a space of ground occupied or to be occupied by a building

2 a : the place, scene, or point of an occurrence or event <a picnic site > b : one or more Internet addresses at which an individual or organization provides information to others <an FTP site > especially : WEB SITE

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.