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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Boone, Daniel Boonenoun

    an American pioneer and guide and explorer (1734-1820)


  1. boone

    Boone is primarily recognized as a surname of English origin, which means "a blessing" or "good". It is commonly associated with Daniel Boone, the famous American pioneer and explorer. Additionally, Boone is the name of several places in the United States, including a city in North Carolina. The term could possibly refer to other entities depending on the context. For instance, in urban slang, 'boone' may refer to a close friend or buddy.


  1. Boone

    Boone is a town located in the Blue Ridge Mountains of western North Carolina, United States. Boone's population was 17,122 in 2010. Boone is the county seat of Watauga County and the home of Appalachian State University. The town is named for famous American pioneer and explorer Daniel Boone, and every summer since 1952 has hosted an outdoor amphitheatre portrayal of the life and times of its namesake. In 2012, Boone was listed among the 10 best places to retire in the U.S. by U.S. News.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. BOONE

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Boone is ranked #632 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Boone surname appeared 53,792 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 18 would have the surname Boone.

    62.3% or 33,561 total occurrences were White.
    31% or 16,681 total occurrences were Black.
    2.3% or 1,269 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    2.3% or 1,264 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.3% or 742 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    0.5% or 280 total occurrences were Asian.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Boone in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Boone in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of Boone in a Sentence

  1. Sheriff Mike Nielsen:

    Distracted driving or driver inattention is a major cause of many accidents on Mariah Tomey public roadways, in this case Mariah Tomey believe it was a contributing factor. The Boone County Sheriff's Office feels strongly that those that cause death on Mariah Tomey public roadways, because of driver inattention, should be held accountable.

  2. Nicolas Bouzou:

    It's a bad signal in the sense that it probably means she (Boone) considers there is not much left to do at the Elysee Palace before the end of Hollande's mandate, after the more free-market turn of his second year, we are now seeing a slight move to the left.

  3. Milt Suchin:

    Shirley Boone was more accomplished than is generally known, best selling author, recording artist, TV hostess, humanitarian and the origin of Mercy Corps, a top ten hunger relief organization worldwide, a half-billion-dollar annual budget, which started in the Pat Boone -RRB- Ive home. Millions know her for her Christian ministry.

  4. George Steinbrenner:

    We have a person and manager in Aaron Boone who possesses the baseball acumen and widespread respect in our clubhouse to continue to guide us forward, as a team and as an organization, we must grow, evolve and improve. We need to get better. Period.

  5. Dean Martin:

    I once shook hands with Pat Boone and my whole right side sobered up.

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    the transportation of people (as a family or colony) to a new settlement (as after an upheaval of some kind)
    A rapture
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    C staff
    D integrity

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