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  1. Bloch, Ernest Blochnoun

    United States composer (born in Switzerland) who composed symphonies and chamber music and choral music and a piano sonata and an opera (1880-1959)


  1. Bloch

    Bloch is a surname of German origin.


  1. bloch

    Bloch is a surname of German origin. It also refers to Felix Bloch, a Swiss physicist working mainly in the field of nuclear physics. The term "Bloch" is also associated with various scientific theories and principles such as Bloch's theorem in solid-state physics, Bloch wave in quantum mechanics, and Bloch's principle in mathematical logic.

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  1. BLOCH

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Bloch is ranked #6965 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Bloch surname appeared 4,817 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 2 would have the surname Bloch.

    93.7% or 4,518 total occurrences were White.
    3% or 145 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.4% or 70 total occurrences were Black.
    0.9% or 47 total occurrences were of two or more races.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Bloch in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Bloch in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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