Origin of interpretation
Related Words for interpretationperception, clarification, explanation, analysis, meaning, translation, reading, judgment, knowing, grip, apprehension, slant, insight, assimilation, discernment, comprehension, grasp, awareness
Examples from the Web for interpretation
Contemporary Examples of interpretation
It became more about the people and their artwork and their interpretation of Daryl.Norman Reedus on Motorcycles, Multitasking, And That Mid-Season Finale: “This Was A Rough One”
December 2, 2014
One interpretation suggests he is the embodiment of whisky, a lewd allusion to a tenured tradition of Scottish alcoholism.Scotland’s ‘Yes’ Campaign and the Myth of Scottish Equality
September 18, 2014
His reply left no room for interpretation: “We will never change the name of the team.”It’s Official: ‘Redskins’ Is Racist, but Will the Team or NFL Listen?
June 18, 2014
The interpretation of the Tiananmen crackdown remains a charged issue in China, both politically and emotionally.The Tiananmen Square Museum That’s Shocking China’s Tourists
May 30, 2014
The Watchers are a very ancient tradition, going back over two thousand years in Jewish and Christian interpretation.‘Noah’: The Bible vs. the Blockbuster
March 30, 2014
Historical Examples of interpretation
"It may be better not to seek the interpretation," persists Eve.The New Adam and Eve (From "Mosses From An Old Manse")
That, I think, must be regarded as sound, and a just interpretation of the law.Samantha Among the Brethren, Part 7.
Josiah Allen's Wife (Marietta Holley)
Leonora neither accepted nor rejected my interpretation of what had passed.Tales And Novels, Volume 8 (of 10)
Let us look for a moment at these two ideas: interpretation and guidance.
So much for the use of the subject-matter in interpretation.
mid-14c. (late 13c. in Anglo-French), from Old French interpretacion (12c.) and directly from Latin interpretationem (nominative interpretatio) "explanation, exposition," noun of action from past participle stem of interpretari (see interpret).