What does Douglas mean?

Definitions for Douglasˈdʌg ləs

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Douglas.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Douglas, Stephen A. Douglas, Stephen Arnold Douglas, Little Giant(noun)

    United States politician who proposed that individual territories be allowed to decide whether they would have slavery; he engaged in a famous series of debates with Abraham Lincoln (1813-1861)

Wiktionary

  1. Douglas(ProperNoun)

    transferred from the surname.

  2. Douglas(ProperNoun)

    The capital of the Isle of Man.

  3. Origin: From a place name, dubh + glas.

Freebase

  1. Douglas

    Douglas is a city in Cochise County, Arizona, United States. Douglas has a border crossing with Mexico and a history of mining. The population was 14,312 at the 2000 census. According to 2008 Census Bureau estimates, the population of the city is 20,316.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Douglas

    the largest town and capital as well as chief port of the Isle of Man, 74 m. from Liverpool; much frequented as a bathing-place; contains an old residence of the Dukes of Atholl, entitled Castle Mona, now a hotel. See Man, Isle of.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Douglas' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3952

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Douglas' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4139

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Douglas in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Douglas in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. John Wayne:

    Kirk Douglas: Mine hit the ground first. John Wayne: Mine was taller.

  2. Edward R. Murrow:

    After last night's debate, the reputation of Messieurs Lincoln and Douglas is secure.

  3. Tina Davis:

    A comeback means someone who left. Gabby Douglas never left. Gabby Douglas is just going to try to best what Gabby Douglas did.

  4. Marta Karolyi:

    I'm hoping Gabby Douglas will be really eager to prove Gabby Douglas in this competition, everyone is under pressure here and certainly Gabby Douglas is.

  5. Oasis Bhaju:

    The hippies were here many years ago, someone suggested this name to my father saying it would bring him good luck. I think people like it because it reminds them of Douglas Adams' book.

Images & Illustrations of Douglas


Translations for Douglas

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for Douglas »

Translation

Find a translation for the Douglas definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these Douglas definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"Douglas." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2017. Web. 30 Mar. 2017. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/Douglas>.

Are we missing a good definition for Douglas? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for Douglas:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.