Golden


Golden

Golden means made of, or relating to gold.

Golden can refer to:

Color

*Gold (color), an orangish yellow color

Mathematics

*The Golden Ratio

Philosophy

*Golden mean (philosophy), the felicitous middle between the extremes of excess and deficiency

Geography

;Canada
*Golden, British Columbia
*Golden Village (Richmond, British Columbia), a neighbourhood of Richmond

;Ireland
*Golden, County Tipperary, an historic village on the River Suir

;United States
*Golden, Colorado, a suburb of Denver
*Golden, Illinois
*Golden Township, Michigan
*Golden, Mississippi
*Golden, Missouri
* Golden, Texas (Wood County, Texas)

Music

*Golden (band), an American rock band
*"Golden" (CD/DVD), a 2004 album by American rock band Failure
*Golden (song), a 2007 song by German pop group Monrose
*Golden (song), by Fall Out Boy from the Infinity On High album
*Golden (song), by My Morning Jacket from the It Still Moves album
*Golden, by Jill Scott from the Beautifully Human: Words and Sounds Vol.2 album

Other uses

*Golden (name), a family name
*Golden Retriever, a breed of dog
*Golden Eagle, a species of eagle
*Golden Horde, a Mongol khanate
*Golden Systems Electronics, a Dubai-based IT components distributing company
*Golden Computer Arcade, a computer mall in Hong Kong
*Chaitanya Mahaprabhu, also known as the "Gaura" ("Golden One"), a 15th-century Hindu monk and social reformer
*Molson Golden, a brand of beer
*Golden Telecom, a Russian telecommunication company
*Golden Fleece, a Greek mythology item

ee also

* Gold (disambiguation)


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  • Golden — Gold en (g[=o]ld n), a. [OE. golden; cf. OE. gulden, AS. gylden, from gold. See {Gold}, and cf. {Guilder}.] [1913 Webster] 1. Made of gold; consisting of gold. [1913 Webster] 2. Having the color of gold; as, the golden grain. [1913 Webster] 3.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Golden — bezeichnet: die Hezhen, ein ostasiatisches Volk In etymologischem Bezug auf das Metall Gold steht Golden für: Orte in Kanada: Golden (British Columbia) in den Vereinigten Staaten: Golden (Colorado) Golden (Idaho) Golden (Illinois) Golden… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • golden — [ gɔldɛn ] n. f. • 1902; angl. golden (delicious) « (délicieuse) dorée » ♦ Pomme à couteau, à peau jaune et à chair juteuse. Un kilo de goldens. Appos. Des pommes golden. ● golden nom féminin (anglais golden delicious, délicieuse dorée) Pomme à… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Golden — Golden, CO U.S. city in Colorado Population (2000): 17159 Housing Units (2000): 7146 Land area (2000): 9.006834 sq. miles (23.327593 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.004024 sq. miles (0.010421 sq. km) Total area (2000): 9.010858 sq. miles (23.338014… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • golden — c.1300, made of gold, from GOLD (Cf. gold) + EN (Cf. en) (2); replacing M.E. gilden, from O.E. gyldan. As a color from late 14c. Gold is one of the few Modern English nouns that form adjectives meaning made of by adding en (e.g. wooden, leaden,… …   Etymology dictionary

  • golden — [gōl′dən] adj. [ME golden < gold (for earlier gilden)] 1. made of, containing, or yielding gold 2. having the color and luster of gold; bright yellow 3. very valuable or precious; excellent 4. prosperous and joyful; flourishing 5. favorable;… …   English World dictionary

  • Golden — Golden, adj. et adv. von Gold, aus Gold verfertiget. 1. Eigentlich. Goldene Gefäße, goldene Ketten u.s.f. Einem goldene Berge versprechen, ausschweifende Dinge. 2. Figürlich. 1) Vergoldet, so wohl im gemeinen Leben, als auch in der höhern… …   Grammatisch-kritisches Wörterbuch der Hochdeutschen Mundart

  • Golden, CO — U.S. city in Colorado Population (2000): 17159 Housing Units (2000): 7146 Land area (2000): 9.006834 sq. miles (23.327593 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.004024 sq. miles (0.010421 sq. km) Total area (2000): 9.010858 sq. miles (23.338014 sq. km)… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Golden, IL — U.S. village in Illinois Population (2000): 629 Housing Units (2000): 280 Land area (2000): 0.628440 sq. miles (1.627652 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.628440 sq. miles (1.627652 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Golden, MS — U.S. town in Mississippi Population (2000): 201 Housing Units (2000): 106 Land area (2000): 0.567422 sq. miles (1.469617 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.567422 sq. miles (1.469617 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places