Via meaning

vīə, vēə
By way of.

Went to Pittsburgh via Philadelphia.

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By a route passing through, along, or over; by way of.

From Rome to London via Paris.

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By means of.

Sent the letter via airmail.

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(1) By means of, by way of. From Latin for "way" or "path."
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By way of; passing through.

They drove from New York to Los Angeles via Omaha.

You can enter the building via the western gate.

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By (means of); using (a medium).

I'll send you the information via e-mail.

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As per (a mathematical equation).
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Abbreviation of Viña del Mar.
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Via is defined as through or by way of.

An example of via is when you get to California by driving through Nevada.

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By means of; by the medium of.

Via airmail.

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A main road or highway, especially in ancient Rome. (Mainly used in set phrases, below.)
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(electronics) A small hole in a printed circuit board filled with metal which connects two or more layers.
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Origin of via

  • Latin viā ablative of via road wegh- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Latin via (“road"), of uncertain origin, plausibly cognate with vehere 'to conduct'.

    From Wiktionary

  • From Latin viā, ablative singular of via (“way, road").

    From Wiktionary