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  1. Duanenoun

    transferred from the surname.

  2. Etymology: Anglicized form of the name Dubhán, from dubh "dark, black".


  1. Duane

    Duane is a town in Franklin County, New York, United States. The population was 174 at the 2010 census. The town is named after James Duane, a developer and grandson of New York City Mayor James Duane. The Town of Duane is within the Adirondack Park in the south part of the county, south of the Village of Malone.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. DUANE

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Duane is ranked #16809 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Duane surname appeared 1,698 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 1 would have the surname Duane.

    87.5% or 1,487 total occurrences were White.
    4.1% or 71 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    3.7% or 64 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    2% or 34 total occurrences were Black.
    1.4% or 24 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    1% or 18 total occurrences were Asian.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Duane in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Duane in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of Duane in a Sentence

  1. Don Felder:

    Tom Petty was one of my guitar students; I knew Duane, and Stephen and I had a band. When he left, Bernie Leadon moved to Gainesville. His father was a nuclear physicist who was sent to the University of Florida to start their nuclear research facility, so he and I became friends.

  2. Duane Stanford:

    The challenge for Coca-Cola in the modern times is always, how do James Quincey recruit new users ? duane Stanford's urgently critical.

  3. Steve Yzerman:

    Players ultimately want to play, none of the players have to come us and said, ‘Hey, we should shut this down.’ If they feel that way, they haven’t expressed it to us. I think our players have been very positive in (saying), ‘Just tell us what we need to do and we’ll do it.’ Detroit Red Wings center Sam Gagner (89) tries to steal the puck from New Jersey Devils left wing Jimmy Vesey (16) during the third period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Dec. 18, 2021, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson).

  4. D Duane Steward PhD:

    The ultimate lesson to prohibition is two-fold. Watch out for solutions that end up worse than the problems they set out to solve, and remember the Constitution is no place for experiments, noble or otherwise.” – D. Duane Steward, PhD

  5. John Fogerty:

    I thought what I was good at doing was playing real simple guitar licks, since I'd cut my teeth on what Duane Eddy was doing; licks that were simple but had staying power.

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    a measuring instrument for measuring and indicating a quantity such as the thickness of wire or the amount of rain etc.
    A cycling
    B bash
    C gauge
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