What does yale mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Yale University, Yale(noun)

    a university in Connecticut

  2. Yale, Elihu Yale(noun)

    English philanthropist who made contributions to a college in Connecticut that was renamed in his honor (1649-1721)


  1. Yale(ProperNoun)

    A university in eastern United States.

  2. Yale(ProperNoun)

    A set of romanisation schemes for Mandarin, Cantonese, Japanese, and Korean.

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  1. ayle, laye


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of yale in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of yale in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Dorothy Parker:

    If all the girls who attended the Yale prom were laid end to end, I wouldn't be a bit surprised.

  2. John Fitzgerald Kennedy:

    It might be said now that I have the best of both worlds. A Harvard education and a Yale degree.

  3. Benno C. Schmidt, Jr.:

    Yale is a crucible in American life for the accommodation of intellectual achievement, of wisdom, of refinement, with the democratic ideals of openness, of social justice and of equal opportunity.

  4. Yale University Professor Carlos Eire:

    I have become marginalized here at Yale because of my political views, about 97 percent of the Yale faculty is liberal, and thinks Castro has done great things and that you should overlook his human rights abuses.

  5. Ronald Ehrenberg:

    Should students of limited means be expected to contribute to their education through working? That's not a question I can answer. I have my own views, any student who gets to go to Yale is both very talented and very, very lucky.

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