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  1. Ernestnoun

    ; popular in the 19th century.

    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.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ernestnoun

    see Earnest

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Anagrams for Ernest »

  1. enters, Enters, entres, nester, renest, resent, tenser

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  1. Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
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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. Oscar Fingall O'Flahertie Wills Wilde:

    No, Ernest, don't talk about action. It is the last resource of those who know not how to dream.

  2. 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.

  3. 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.

  4. Annalisia Wilharm:

    I think they should have had more dignity and treated Ernest Quintana better than they did, no granddaughter, no family member should have to go through what I just did with him.

  5. Greg Burke:

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

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    money demanded for the return of a captured person
    • A. ransom
    • B. assault
    • C. bias
    • D. investigating

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