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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
adjective Am"bi*ent
Encompassing on all sides; circumfused; investing.

Etymology: L. ambiens, p. pr. of ambire to go around; amb- + ire to go

noun Am"bi*ent
Something that surrounds or invests; as, air . . . being a perpetual ambient .
Other Dictionary Sources
  1. Completely enveloping ("the ambient air", "ambient sound", and "the ambient temperature")

From Latin ambiens (“going around”), from ambiō (“go around”).

  1. Something that surrounds; encompassing material, substance or shape.
  2. (astrology) The atmosphere; the surrounding air or sky; atmospheric components collectively such as air, clouds, water vapour, hail, etc.
  3. (uncountable, music) A type of modern music which incorporates elements of various musical styles, and creates a relaxing and peaceful atmosphere.

ambient was also found in the following language(s): Catalan, German, Ladin, Latin, and Portuguese

Fun Facts about the name Ambient

  • How unique is the name Ambient? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Ambient was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Ambient: Your name in reverse order is Tneibma. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Mbnieat. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Ambient born Sep 25, 2017

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Scotland approximately on 1475. Your profession was artist, magician, and fortune teller.

Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. The timid, lonely and self-confident people are everywhere, and your problem - to overcome these tendencies in yourself and then to help other people.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • 1913 Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary via the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (License)
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.