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Wiktionary

  1. Ernestnoun

    ; popular in the 19th century.

  2. Etymology: Borrowed in the 18th century from Ernst, a medieval royal name in Germany, from ernust "vigor, strife", only remotely related to modern German ernst or English earnest.

Wikipedia

  1. Ernest

    Ernest is a given name derived from Germanic word ernst, meaning "serious".

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ernestnoun

    see Earnest

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Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. ERNEST

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Ernest is ranked #7053 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Ernest surname appeared 4,745 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 2 would have the surname Ernest.

    76.8% or 3,644 total occurrences were White.
    16% or 759 total occurrences were Black.
    2.8% or 134 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    2.2% or 106 total occurrences were Asian.
    1.8% or 87 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.3% or 15 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.

Anagrams for Ernest »

  1. enters

  2. Enters

  3. entres

  4. nester

  5. renest

  6. resent

  7. tenser

  8. streen

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Ernest in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Ernest in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of Ernest in a Sentence

  1. Lisa Murkowski:

    We are letting Iran export its oil to markets that we prevent our own companies from accessing, any deal that lifts sanctions on Iranian oil will disadvantage American companies unless we lift the antiquated ban on our own oil exports. And Murkowski’s committee held a hearing June 9 on a bill that she and Sen. Heitkamp, North Dakota Democrat, have co-sponsored on lifting the ban. However, a top Senate staff told FoxNews.com after the Iran deal was struck Tuesday that Murkowski has no intentions of holding up a major foreign policy vote or international trade legislation over lifting the ban, likely references to the Trans-Pacific Partnershippact being debated in Congress and the upcoming votes on the Iran nuclear deal. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz said this spring that Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz does n’t think.

  2. Ascension Parish Sheriff Bobby Webre.Theriot:

    Tanner Ernest don't know what kind of resources he has or how far he can run. But Tanner Ernest don't think he has great means and a lot of resources.

  3. Greg Burke:

    Joaquin Navarro-Valls embodied what Ernest Hemingway defined as courage: grace under pressure.

  4. President Donald Trump:

    The captain should not have written a letter. He didn't have to be Ernest Hemingway. He made a mistake, but he had a bad day.

  5. Clemente Pignatti Morano:

    In the past, this area was a favorite with famous people, from Ernest Hemingway to Greta Garbo, who came for their holidays and on their boats and yachts.

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