formal english definition

A decentralized, open-source blockchain with smart contract functionality. It is a different network from Bitcoin.


Ethereum is like a big digital computer that helps people make their own applications on top of it, through "smart contracts". Smart contracts are programs that remember certain rules and follow them when these certain rules are met.


Ethereum is a decentralized platform that lies on the blockchain and enables developers to build decentralized applications (dApps) and execute smart contracts. Additionally, the applications built on this platform are free of control from any central authority.

Other local languages
Tagalog definition

Isa pang desentralisadong, open source na blockchain na may smart contract functionality na ibang network sa Bitcoin.

Cebuano definition

Usa ka desentralisado, ug open-source nga blockchain nga adunay smart contract functionality. Kini usa ka lahi nga network gikan sa Bitcoin.

Ilocano definition

Maysa nga desentralisado, open-source nga blockchain nga aramid iti kontrata ti smart. Ag sabali nga network ken Bitcoin.