Who is alien?

  • (adj): Being or from or characteristic of another place or part of the world.
    Example: "Alien customs"
    Synonyms: exotic
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on alien, aliens:

I Was A Sixth Grade Alien
... I Was a Sixth Grade Alien (known as My Best Friend is an Alien in the UK and Australia) was a British/Australian/Canadian live-action/comedy television show following the ... He does make one friend, Tim, who is interested in space and aliens ...
Alien Language
... called xenolinguistics and astrolinguistics), is the hypothetical study of the language of alien species ... life has made the question of the structure and form of potential alien language a topic of scientific and philosophical discussion ... debate, the potential nature of an alien language has also been tackled by science-fiction writers ...
The Pied Piper Of Cleveland - The Alien Autopsy Connection
... achieved bizarre notoriety in the 1990s when it was linked to the infamous "Alien Autopsy" film circulated by producer Ray Santilli ... late 1940s of an alleged autopsy of an alien recovered from one of the UFO crash sites ... The FOX network produced a popular documentary, Alien Autopsy Fact or Fiction? centered around this footage, which was later debunked (by FOX) as being a hoax ...
Ribbit King - Characters
... Pan-pan An alien panda from planet Pow-pow skilled in kung fu ... Kosmo An alien with a ray gun ... Snork a pair of alien pigs ...
Aliens Versus Predator 2 - Story
... player characters are independent and do not affect one another, the three story lines in Aliens versus Predator 2 intersect each other ... game are set fifty years after the events of the film Alien 3 ... LV-426 where the Nostromo crew first encountered the Alien eggs in Alien, the Weyland-Yutani Corporation has discovered a planet with the ruins of an extraterrestrial civilization infested with Aliens ...

More definitions of "alien":

  • (adj): Not contained in or deriving from the essential nature of something.
    Example: "An economic theory alien to the spirit of capitalism"
    Synonyms: foreign
  • (verb): Transfer property or ownership.
    Synonyms: alienate
  • (noun): A person who comes from a foreign country; someone who does not owe allegiance to your country.
    Synonyms: foreigner, noncitizen, outlander
  • (noun): Anyone who does not belong in the environment in which they are found.
    Synonyms: stranger, unknown
  • (verb): Arouse hostility or indifference in where there had formerly been love, affection, or friendliness.
    Synonyms: estrange, alienate, disaffect

Famous quotes containing the word alien:

    He is outside of everything, and alien everywhere. He is an aesthetic solitary. His beautiful, light imagination is the wing that on the autumn evening just brushes the dusky window.
    Henry James (1843–1916)

    I am human and let nothing human be alien to me.
    Terence (c. 190–159 B.C.)

    He who doesn’t know how to be a servant should never be allowed to be a master; the interests of public life are alien to anyone who is unable to enjoy others’ successes, and such a person should never be entrusted with public affairs.
    Anton Pavlovich Chekhov (1860–1904)