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  1. Dallasnoun

    a large commercial and industrial city in northeastern Texas located in the heart of the northern Texas oil fields


  1. Dallasnoun

    A city in Texas, USA

  2. Dallasnoun

    A placename A large city, the county seat of Dallas County, in northeastern Texas, United States. A city, the county seat of Paulding County, Georgia, United States. A city, the county seat of Polk County, Oregon, United States. A small village in northwestern Moray council area, Scotland.

  3. Dallasnoun

    A surname.

  4. Dallasnoun

    A unisex given name transferred from the place name.


  1. Dallas

    Dallas is the ninth most populous city in the United States and the third most populous city in the state of Texas. The Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex is the largest metropolitan area in the South and fourth-largest metropolitan area in the United States. The bulk of the city is in Dallas County, of which it is the county seat. However, slices of the city are located in Collin, Denton, Kaufman, and Rockwall counties. The city had a population of 1,197,816 in 2010, according to the United States Census Bureau. The city is the largest economic center of the 12-county Dallas–Fort Worth–Arlington metropolitan area had a population of 6,645,678 in 2012. The metroplex economy is the sixth largest in the United States, with a 2010 gross metropolitan product of $374 billion. Its 2010 Real GDP amounted to $325 billion. Dallas was founded in 1841 and formally incorporated as a city in February 1856. The city's economy is primarily based on banking, commerce, telecommunications, computer technology, energy, healthcare and medical research, transportation and logistics. The city is home to the third largest concentration of Fortune 500 companies in the nation. Located in North Texas and a major city in the American South, Dallas is the main core of the largest inland metropolitan area in the United States that lacks any navigable link to the sea.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Dallas in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Dallas in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of Dallas in a Sentence

  1. Craig Hodges:

    You're seeing these algorithms sell anything based in Texas because they think it's all tied up to energy, i get questions from investors outside of the state about whether everyone is having to sell their house in Dallas, when Dallas housing is as strong as it's ever been.

  2. Charnetta Smith:

    Physicians from the Dallas County Medical Society volunteered their time to educate administrators, teachers and parents about Ebola, this helped to minimize stigma and ensure that all students would be welcomed back to their schools.

  3. Jerry Jones:

    Jerry Jones was a pleasant and calming influence in Dallas Cowboys strength room and throughout The Star. Jerry Jones passion for Jerry Jones work and Jerry Jones enthusiasm for life earned Jerry Jones great respect and admiration from all of our players and the entire organization.

  4. Walter Kinzie:

    That is a possibility that I think is real, we have been a part of events at ATT Stadium where the Dallas Cowboys play as an example, where we'll take advantage of rigging opportunities from the ceiling and we'll do a raised floor to where the floor that the performance is on is eye-level to the suite-level of the stadium -- and kind of the general admission seats would be down below where no one would be.

  5. Sam Elliott:

    I’m not a ‘Yellowstone’ fan, i don’t watch ‘Yellowstone.’ I love Costner. There are a lot of good people on the cast, a few of them I’ve worked with before. Nothing against any of them, but it’s just too much like f---ing ‘Dallas’ or something, for me.

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