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ˈæn dər sənAn·der·son

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  1. Anderson, Sherwood Anderson(noun)

    United States author whose works were frequently autobiographical (1876-1941)

  2. Anderson, Philip Anderson, Philip Warren Anderson, Phil Anderson(noun)

    United States physicist who studied the electronic structure of magnetic and disordered systems (1923-)

  3. Anderson, Maxwell Anderson(noun)

    United States dramatist (1888-1959)

  4. Anderson, Marian Anderson(noun)

    United States contralto noted for her performance of spirituals (1902-1993)

  5. Anderson, Carl Anderson, Carl David Anderson(noun)

    United States physicist who discovered antimatter in the form of an antielectron that is called the positron (1905-1991)


  1. Anderson(ProperNoun)

    A city in Indiana; see Wikipedia:Anderson, Indiana

    Etymology: Originally a patronymic, Anders ( a variant of Andrew, the patron saint of Scotland) .

  2. Anderson(ProperNoun)

    A city in South Carolina; see Wikipedia: Anderson, South Carolina

    Etymology: Originally a patronymic, Anders ( a variant of Andrew, the patron saint of Scotland) .


  1. Anderson

    Anderson is a city in and the county seat of Madison County, Indiana, United States. It is the principal city of the Anderson, Indiana Metropolitan Statistical Area which encompasses Madison County. Anderson is the headquarters of the Church of God and home of Anderson University, which is affiliated with that denomination. Highlights of the city include the historic Paramount Theatre and the Gruenewald Historic House. The population was 56,129 at the 2010 census.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Anderson in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Anderson in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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  1. Erika Eleniak:

    Pamela Anderson entrance was Pamela Anderson’s entrance, god, Pamela Anderson was perfect for the show. I feel like Pamela Anderson made the show. And I know they were thrilled to have Pamela Anderson. So it just worked out really well.

  2. Tim Hargrove:

    Never heard of Jeramey Anderson for Congress until today, jeramey Anderson for Congress interrupted my breakfast.

  3. Mark Brown:

    If you're well-financed, it's hard, no doubt, but people have done it, ross Perot did, John Anderson did it, Gary Johnson came real close to doing it recently. I think Trump could do it.

  4. Tim Clark:

    We might say to (Delta Air Lines chief executive) Richard Anderson that we're just going to do what the U.S. government wanted back in 1999, to go trans-Atlantic and trans-Pacific with fifth freedom open skies.

  5. Chris Cuomo:

    When I do have a couple of good hours, I'm still trying to do help with procurement for the state [ of New York ] because they really are fighting state by state, which is so stupid, to get the equipment that they need, so, I don't know how I got it and most people don't, Anderson Cooper, and we are so far behind on testing. We're telling ourselves these lies about testing. We're nowhere near where we need to be.

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