Source may refer to:



  • Sources of international law, the materials and processes out of which the rules and principles regulating the international community are developed
  • Sources of law, the materials and processes out of which law is developed

Mathematics and physicsEdit

Computing and technologyEdit

  • Source (command), a UNIX command to execute commands from a file
  • Communication source, objects which encode message data and transmit the information
  • Source code, a file containing code for software written in a programming language
  • Source theory, any process that generates successive messages in information theory
  • Source (programming language), a family of sublanguages of JavaScript to support Structure and Interpretation of Computer Programs, JavaScript Adaptation

Earth and life sciencesEdit

Art and entertainmentEdit

Fictional entitiesEdit

  • Source (comics), a sentient entity who provides advice to the New Gods in the DC Multiverse
  • The Source (Charmed), a fictional character on the WB television series Charmed
  • The Source, a character in the 1978 US television sitcom Quark







  • The Source (network), a radio network operated in the 1970s and 1980s by NBC
  • WVUR-FM or "The Source", Valparaiso University's student-run radio station

Visual artsEdit


  • Source (International Information Support Centre), an international information support centre and digital library
  • Source (UNSW), a community service provider that used to operate at the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia
  • Source Family (1922–1975), a commune outside of 1970's Hollywood
  • Source Vagabond Systems, an Israeli manufacturer using the brand "SOURCE"
  • The Source (online service), an online service provider founded in 1979
  • The Source (retailer), a Canadian electronics store


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