Variety might refer to:



  • Variety (botany), a formal rank in botanical taxonomic nomenclature
  • Variety (cybernetics), the number of possible states of a system or of an element of the system
  • Variety (linguistics), a concept that includes, for instance, dialects, standard language and jargon
  • Plant variety (law), a legal rather than taxonomic term for a cultivar or hybrid protected by patent law
  • "Variety", an informal (and incorrect and ambiguous) rather than taxonomic term for cultivar in horticulture

Arts and entertainment

Broadcast media

Print media

  • Variety (magazine), an entertainment industry newspaper
  • Variety Obituaries, 15-volume series with every obituary published by the entertainment trade magazine Variety from 1905 to 1994
  • Variety Film Reviews, the 24-volume hardcover reprint of feature film reviews by the weekly entertainment tabloid-size magazine Variety from 1907 to 1996




Other uses