proper noun (wikipedia, Strand, London)
Etymology: the north strand (or shore) of the river Thames
- (London) a street in Westminster running from Trafalgar Square to Fleet Street
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noun (rfc-level, Noun at L4+ not in L3 POS section)
- a beach
- A string
- An individual length of any fine, string-like substance.
- strand of spaghetti
- strand of hair.
- (electric) a group of wires, usually twisted or braided.
Etymology: Old English strand
- German: Strí¤hne
- Spanish: pequeí±o mechón
Note: many languages have particular words for "a strand of <substance>" that are different for each substance. The translations below refer to strands in general. You might find a more appropriate translation under the word for the substance itself.
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