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  1. Burling

    of Burl

Editors Contribution

  1. burlingverb

    in scots burling means going around like the vane that creates a coal effect on an electric heater

    it's really burling around ken

    Submitted by hjullyatt90 on August 16, 2022  

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Burling is ranked #18440 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Burling surname appeared 1,501 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 1 would have the surname Burling.

    92% or 1,381 total occurrences were White.
    3.1% or 47 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    2.1% or 32 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    1% or 15 total occurrences were Black.
    1% or 15 total occurrences were Asian.
    0.7% or 11 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Burling in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Burling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Burling in a Sentence

  1. Ben Chew:

    Today, Beckie Scott and Edwin Moses expressed their extreme disappointment in the report released today by The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) through their appointed law firm, Covington & Burling LLP, whitewashing complaints of harassment and intimidation, wADA is supposed to be committed to the athletes and fair play.

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    transmitting light; able to be seen through with clarity
    • A. obnoxious
    • B. transparent
    • C. profound
    • D. blistering

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