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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Monroe, Marilyn Monroe, Norma Jean Baker(noun)

    United States film actress noted for sex appeal (1926-1962)

  2. Monroe, James Monroe, President Monroe(noun)

    5th President of the United States; author of the Monroe Doctrine (1758-1831)

  3. Monroe(noun)

    a town of southeast Michigan on Lake Erie

  4. Monroe(noun)

    a town in north central Louisiana

Wiktionary

  1. Monroe(ProperNoun)

    from Gaelic words meaning "foot of a hill"

Freebase

  1. Monroe

    Monroe is a city in and the parish seat of Ouachita Parish, Louisiana, United States. In the official 2010 census, Monroe had a population of 48,815, making it the ninth largest city in the state. The municipal population declined by 8.1 percent over the past decade; it was 53,107 in the 2000 census.After a recheck in 2012, the Census Bureau changed the 2010 population from 48,815 to 49,147. Mayor Jamie Mayo, however, maintains that the Monroe population is more than 50,000 and indicated that he will pursue a continued challenge to the count. Monroe is the principal city of the Monroe Metropolitan Statistical Area, which includes the parishes of Ouachita and Union. The two-parish area had a total population of 170,053 in 2000 and an estimated population of 172,275 as of July 1, 2007. The larger Monroe-Bastrop Combined Statistical Area is composed of both the Monroe Metropolitan Statistical Area and the Bastrop Micropolitan Statistical Area. The CSA had a population of 201,074 in 2000. Monroe and the neighboring city of West Monroe, which sits just across the Ouachita River, are often referred to as the Twin Cities of northeast Louisiana.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Monroe in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Monroe in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Miranda Lambert:

    Who wouldnt want to look like Marilyn Monroe? With the album being [called] Platinum,’ I got lighter in my hair because I wanted to pay homage to the title of the record.

  2. Martin Nolan:

    It's the last dress that Marilyn Monroe wore in her last movie, her last career-worn dress, the image of Marilyn wearing that dress was used by all of the national newspapers when they announced (her) tragic and untimely passing.

  3. Theodore Roosevelt:

    There is a homely old adage which runs Speak softly and carry a big stick you will go far. If the American nation will speak softly, and yet build and keep at a pitch of the highest training a thoroughly efficient navy, the Monroe Doctrine will go far.

  4. Theodore Roosevelt, Speech in Chicago, 3 Apr. 1903:

    There is a homely old adage which runs: "Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far." If the American nation will speak softly, and yet build and keep at a pitch of the highest training a thoroughly efficient navy, the Monroe Doctrine will go far.

  5. Blake Sheltonhad:

    I'm just gonna make this really quick because everything I say is going to end up in the tabloids and it doesn’t even matter what I say, it will, i didn’t hear two names I felt like we left out today, and one isGwen Sebastian, who is my duet partner on ‘My Eyes,’ and the other isAshley Monroe, who is my duet partner on ‘Lonely Tonight.’.

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