1 one of the persons who compose a social group (especially individuals who have joined and participates in a group organization); "only members will be admitted"; "a member of the faculty"; "she was introduced to all the members of his family" [ant: nonmember]
2 an organization that is a member of another organization (especially a state that belongs to a group of nations); "the library was a member of the interlibrary loan association"; "Canada is a member of the United Nations"
3 an external body part that projects from the body; "it is important to keep the extremities warm" [syn: extremity, appendage]
4 anything that belongs to a set or class; "snakes are members of the class Reptilia"; "members of the opposite sex"
- Rhymes: -ɛmbə(r)
one who officially belongs to a group
- Bosnian: član
- Croatian: član
- Czech: člen
- Danish: medlem
- Dutch: lid
- Esperanto: membro, ano
- Finnish: jäsen
- French: membre
- German: Mitglied
- Greek: μέλος
- Italian: membro
- Japanese: メンバー (menbā), 構成員 (kōseiin)
- Latvian: biedrs , loceklis
- Polish: członek
- Portuguese: membro
- Russian: член (člen)
- Slovene: član
- Spanish: miembro
in logic See premise
in set theory See element
A member is a person who belongs to a group of people or a group such as a company or nation who belongs to another group like an alliance or consortium. By extension it can refer to any part of a whole.
Member may also refer to:
- Element (mathematics), an object that belongs to a mathematical set theory
- Limb, an appendage of the human or animal body.
- Penis and testicles, sometimes referred to as "members" in slang.
- Military jury, referred to as Members in military jargon.
- User (computing), a user of a computing service, especially on the internet
- Field (computer science) and Method (computer science), part of object-oriented programming
- Member of a bridge
- Member of Parliament
- Member (film), a 2001 film starring Josh Hartnett
member in German: Glied
member in Spanish: Miembro
member in French: Membre
member in Japanese: メンバー
member in Portuguese: Membro
member in Russian: Член
member in Simple English: Member
member in Swedish: Medlem
Greek, affiliate, appendage, arm, associate, belonger, bough, branch, brother, card-carrier, card-carrying member, cardholder, charter member, clubber, clubman, clubwoman, colleague, committeeman, comrade, conventioneer, conventioner, conventionist, cut, division, dues-paying member, enlistee, enrollee, fellow, fraternity man, guildsman, hand, honorary member, imp, initiate, insider, joiner, joint, leg, life member, limb, link, lobe, lobule, moiety, offshoot, one of us, organ, parcel, piece, pinion, pledge, portion, ramification, runner, scion, section, segment, sister, socius, sorority girl, sorority woman, spray, sprig, spur, switch, tail, tendril, twig, wing