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Golden means made of, or relating to gold.

Golden can refer to:

Color

Mathematics

Philosophy

Geography

Canada
Indochina
Ireland
Malay Archipelago
  • Suvarnadvipa, Sanskrit for golden islands, an Indian reference to the Malay archipelago and the nations of Indonesia, Malaysia and the Philippines.
Malaysia
Philippines
  • Chryse, the short name for Chryse Chersonessos which is from Greek meaning golden island. A title attributed by the geographer Ptolemy to the Philippines.
United States

Music

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Up to date as of January 15, 2010

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English

Etymology

From Middle English gold +‎ -en

Pronunciation

Adjective

golden (comparative more golden, superlative most golden)

Positive
golden

Comparative
more golden

Superlative
most golden

  1. Made of, or relating to gold.
    She wore a golden crown.
  2. Having a colour or other richness suggestive of gold.
    Under a golden sun.
  3. Marked by prosperity, creativity etc.
    The Renaissance was a golden era.
  4. Advantageous or very favourable.
    This is a golden opportunity
  5. Relating to a fiftieth anniversary.
    It's not long until our golden wedding.

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Dutch

Verb

golden

  1. plural past tense of gelden

German

Pronunciation

Adjective

golden

  1. golden, gold-coloured







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