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Definitions for Cohen
ˈkoʊ ən, koʊˈhɛn; ˌkoʊ hɑˈnimco·hen

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  1. Cohennoun

    The most popular Jewish surname.

  2. cohennoun

    A Jewish priest: direct male descendant of the Biblical Aaron, brother of Moses.

  3. Etymology: From כוהן.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. COHEN

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Cohen is ranked #351 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Cohen surname appeared 89,091 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 30 would have the surname Cohen.

    88.8% or 79,193 total occurrences were White.
    5.9% or 5,319 total occurrences were Black.
    3.2% or 2,931 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1% or 962 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.6% or 588 total occurrences were Asian.
    0.1% or 98 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Cohen in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Cohen in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of Cohen in a Sentence

  1. Michael Tran:

    Michael Cohen have to remember that sentiment in this market is still so fragile, producers ended up locking in something in case we did a double dip.

  2. Michael Avenatti:

    Michael Cohen appears to be selling access to the president of the United States.

  3. Lanny Davis:

    Due to ongoing threats against Michael Cohen family from President President Donald Trump and Mr. Rudy Giuliani, as recently as this weekend, as well as Mr. Cohen's continued cooperation with ongoing investigations, by advice of counsel, Mr. Cohen's appearance will be postponed to a later date.

  4. Lanny Davis:

    There is genuine fear and it has caused Michael Cohen to consider whether he should go forward or not, and he has not made a final decision.

  5. Lanny Davis:

    I reached out to my old friend John Dean because of what he went through with Watergate, and I saw some parallels to what Michael Cohen is experiencing, i wanted to gain from John's wisdom.

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    Krishna Kumar
    Sry this one for me not useful because I was ask a question there not giving a answer
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take away to an undisclosed location against their will and usually in order to extract a ransom
A rumpus
B abase
C abduct
D transpire

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