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ˈdʊər əl, ˈdʌr-dur·rell

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Durrell, Lawrence Durrell, Lawrence George Durrellnoun

    English writer of Irish descent who spent much of his life in Mediterranean regions (1912-1990)


  1. durrell

    Durrell is a surname with English origins. It became famous due to some notable figures such as Lawrence Durrell, a British novelist, poet, and travel writer, and Gerald Durrell, a British naturalist, zookeeper, conservationist, author and television presenter. The name is also associated with The Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust, an organisation dedicated to saving endangered species from extinction, founded by Gerald Durrell.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Durrell is ranked #34272 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Durrell surname appeared 662 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Durrell.

    72.6% or 481 total occurrences were White.
    22.8% or 151 total occurrences were Black.
    2.2% or 15 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.2% or 8 total occurrences were of two or more races.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Durrell in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Durrell in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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