Sentinel may refer to:


* Border guard, a state agent who controls the security at borders
* Honor guard, a ceremonial escort


* Sentinel, Oklahoma
* Sentinel Island (disambiguation)
* Sentinel Islands, a pair of islands in the Andaman Islands
* Sentinel Range, a mountain range in Antarctica
* Sentinel Secondary School, a school in West Vancouver, British Columbia
* Sentinel Peak (Alberta)
* Sentinel Peak (Antarctica)
* Sentinel Peak (Arizona)
* Sentinel Peak (British Columbia)

* Sentinel (building), an apartment tower in North Shore City, New Zealand


Local newspapers

* "Sierra County Sentinel" (Sierra County, New Mexico), published in Sierra County, New Mexico
* "The Sentinel" (Gauhati), published in Gauhati, Assam, India
* "The Sentinel" (Pennsylvania), published in Carlisle, Pennsylvania
* "The Sentinel" (Stoke-on-Trent), published in Stoke-on-Trent, England
* "The Daily Sentinel" (Texas), based in Nacogdoches, Texas
* "Los Angeles Sentinel", published in Los Angeles, California
* "Milwaukee Journal Sentinel", published in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
* "The News-Sentinel", published in Fort Wayne, Indiana
* "Orlando Sentinel", published in Orlando, Florida
* "St. Louis Sentinel", published in St. Louis, Missouri
* "Santa Cruz Sentinel", published in Santa Cruz, California
* "Sun-Sentinel", published in Fort Lauderdale, Florida and Broward County
* "The Holland Sentinel", published in Holland, Michigan

tudent publications

* "The Sentinel" (KSU), published by Kennesaw State University
* "The Sentinel" (NIC), published by North Idaho College

Lorries and locomotives

* Sentinel Waggon Works, a British engineering firm that produced lorries and locomotives:
** LMS Sentinels 7160-3
** LMS Sentinel 7164
** LMS Sentinel 7192
** S&DJR Sentinels


* Sentinel tank, an Australian-built World War II Cruiser Tank
* MPQ-64 Sentinel, a radar used by the United States military
* Raytheon Sentinel, an aircraft used by the Royal Air Force and British Army

Media and entertainment

Film and television

* "The Sentinel" (1977 film), a 1977 film based on the Jeffrey Konvitz novel
* La Sentinelle (film), a 1992 film by the French director Arnaud Desplechin
* "The Sentinel" (2006 film), a thriller Directed by Clark Johnson starring Michael Douglas
* "The Sentinel" (TV series), a US television series that ran from 1996 to 1999
* "The Sentinel" (Stargate SG-1), a TV episode
* Sentinel (Beast Wars), a computer in the TV show "Beast Wars"
* A type of robot in the "Matrix" film series


* "The Sentinel" (Pallas album)
* "Sentinel" (Nigel Mazlyn Jones album)
* "Sentinel" (song), by Mike Oldfield
* A song by Judas Priest on their album "Defenders of the Faith"
* A song by Alice Cooper on his album "Dragontown"
* A song by Hilltop Hoods on their album "The Calling"
* A song by At The Throne of Judgment on their album " The Arcanum Order"
* Sentinel Sound, a reggae and dancehall sound system from Stuttgart, Germany


* The Sentinel (anthology), a collection of short stories by Arthur C. Clarke
* "The Sentinel" (short story), a short story by Arthur C. Clarke
* "The Sentinel" (novel), a novel by Jeffrey Konvitz


* Sentinel (comics), a group of mutant-hunting robots in the Marvel universe
* "Sentinel" (comic book), a comic book series
* Alan Scott, the original Green Lantern, who used the alias "Sentinel" at one point.
* Gundam Sentinel, a manga


* The Sentinel (computer game), a 1986 game created by Geoff Crammond
* The Sentinel (module), an adventure module for "Dungeons & Dragons"
* A 1984 computer game created by Bryan Brandenburg
* A 2004 computer game published by Detalion
* A vehicle in the "Warhammer 40,000" universe
* Two character classes in the Bioware games and Mass Effect
* A Forerunner Guard robot in the "Halo" Trilogy
* A car in the GTA Series games from GTA 3 onwards
* Sentinel Beach, a location in the video game
* One of the two teams in Defense of the Ancients

Other meanings

* Sentinel HC, a book publisher
* Sentinel (computer science)
* Sentinel (sculpture)
* Animal sentinels, which give early indications to environmental hazards
* Sentinel, Series of ESA funded Earth Observation satellites

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  • Sentinel — (engl. für Wächter) bezeichnet: Sentinel (Fahrzeug), dampfgetriebenes Fahrzeug aus den 1920er Jahren dessen Herstellerfirma Sentinel Waggon Works das Prallluftschiff Sentinel 1000 aus den 1990er Jahren und das Projekt Sentinel 5000 einen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Sentinel — Sen ti*nel, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Sentineled}or {Sentinelled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Sentineling} or {Sentinelling}.] 1. To watch over like a sentinel. To sentinel enchanted land. [R.] Sir W. Scott. [1913 Webster] 2. To furnish with a sentinel; to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sentinel — Sen ti*nel, n. [F. sentinelle (cf. It. sentinella); probably originally, a litle path, the sentinel s beat,, and a dim. of a word meaning, path; cf. F. sente path. L. semita; and OF. sentine, sentele, senteret, diminutive words. Cf. {Sentry}.] 1 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sentinel — [sent′ n əl] n. [Fr sentinelle < It sentinella, ult. < L sentire, to feel, SENSE] a person or animal set to guard a group; specif., a sentry vt. sentineled or sentinelled, sentineling or sentinelling 1. to guard or watch over as a sentinel… …   English World dictionary

  • Sentinel HC — is an American book publisher established in 2003 as a division of Penguin Group (USA). It was founded by Adrian Zackheim who previously published books by conservative figures. The current senior editor is Bernadette Malone Serton who previously …   Wikipedia

  • Sentinel 2 — is a future space mission from ESA, the second in GMES program.It will provided multispectral earth observation data. It is design for data continuity of Landsat and SPOT type missions.It is foreseen a launch date around 2012. Mission… …   Wikipedia

  • Sentinel — Sentinel, OK U.S. town in Oklahoma Population (2000): 859 Housing Units (2000): 411 Land area (2000): 0.614016 sq. miles (1.590293 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.614016 sq. miles (1.590293 sq …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Sentinel, OK — U.S. town in Oklahoma Population (2000): 859 Housing Units (2000): 411 Land area (2000): 0.614016 sq. miles (1.590293 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.614016 sq. miles (1.590293 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Sentinel 1 — is a future space mission from ESA of GMES program.It is a Synthetic Aperture Radar in C band to provided continuous imagery (day and night, and for all weather).A launch date around 2011 is foreseen. Mission characteristics* Role: Earth… …   Wikipedia

  • sentinel — ► NOUN ▪ a soldier or guard whose job is to stand and keep watch. ► VERB (sentinelled, sentinelling; US sentineled, sentineling) ▪ station a sentinel to keep watch over. ORIGIN Italian sentinella …   English terms dictionary

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