What does Angus mean?

Definitions for Angus
ˈæŋ gəsan·gus

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word Angus.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Angus Og, Aengus, Oengus, Angusnoun

    Celtic god of love and beauty; patron deity of young men and women

  2. Aberdeen Angus, Angus, black Angusnoun

    black hornless breed from Scotland


  1. Angusnoun

    of mostly Scottish usage.

  2. Angusnoun

    A county in Scotland.

  3. Angusnoun

    A black, hornless breed of beef cattle, originally from Scotland.

  4. Angusnoun

    A nickname for the 0-8-8-0 train configuration.

  5. Etymology: Anglicized form of Aonghus or Aonghas, perhaps literally "one choice".


  1. angus

    Angus generally refers to a breed of cattle, known as the Aberdeen Angus, native to Scotland. This breed is often used in beef production due to its hardiness and the high-quality meat it produces. In some context, 'Angus' could also refer to a Scottish surname or a council area in Scotland.


  1. Angus

    Angus is a historic county and one of the 32 local government council areas of Scotland.

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Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. ANGUS

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Angus is ranked #7854 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Angus surname appeared 4,214 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 1 would have the surname Angus.

    79.7% or 3,360 total occurrences were White.
    11.5% or 486 total occurrences were Black.
    3.9% or 166 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    2% or 85 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    1.7% or 74 total occurrences were Asian.
    1% or 43 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.

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Anagrams for Angus »

  1. Gansu

  2. guans

  3. gusan

  4. Sangu

  5. sugan

  6. sunga

  7. agnus

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Angus in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Angus in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Angus in a Sentence

  1. Jacqueline Brown:

    Angus has emailed, he is in Lumboche with Martin. Both are fine, warm and have food.

  2. Greg Treverton:

    In this case, where Angus King are making an assessment more or less in the present of something that turned out to be pretty dramatically wrong -- that's a good reason to do a serious postmortem.

  3. Former AC/DC frontman Brian Johnson:

    Angus and Cliff just said, ‘Johnno, you’ve got to think of your health.’ And everybody else said, ‘Brian, your health comes first. You’ve done a whole year on the road. You’ve done everything. We want to finish.’ And that’s what they did. It’s simple. What people don’t understand is it is what it is.

  4. Angus Young:

    As a guitarist, songwriter and visionary he was a perfectionist and a unique man, he always stuck to his guns and did and said exactly what he wanted. He took great pride in all that he endeavored. His loyalty to the fans was unsurpassed. Rock band AC/DC, from left, Brian Johnson, Malcolm Young, Phil Rudd, Angus Young, and Cliff Williams performing on stage during a concert in German in 2003. ((AP Photo/Jan Pitman).

  5. Tim Kaine:

    The results haven't changed. On the Armed Services Committee there were three categories of people in 2013 : those who said it had to come out of the chain of command, those who said it should be in the chain of command and then people like me and Sen. Angus King who said it should start in the chain of command, but we are going to hold you to it and if it doesn't improve, we are going to do something different, i thought we owed it to the chain of command to try to solve this problem, but they haven't.

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(used of persons) bound to a tract of land; hence their service is transferable from owner to owner
A adscripted
B extroversive
C elusive
D appellative

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