What does GEORGETOWN mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Georgetown(noun)

    a section of northwestern Washington, D.C.

  2. Georgetown, Stabroek(noun)

    port city and the capital and largest city of Guyana

    "the city was called Stabroek by the Dutch but was renamed Georgetown by the British in 1812"


  1. Georgetown(ProperNoun)

    The capital city of Guyana.

  2. Georgetown(ProperNoun)

    A district in Washington, D.C.

  3. Georgetown(ProperNoun)

    A city in Kentucky, USA, with a population of about 21,000.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Georgetown

    : 1 (53), capital of British Guiana, at the mouth of the Demerara River; is the see of an Anglican bishop; is neatly laid out, and has some handsome buildings, but is considered unhealthy; the staple industries are sugar and coffee. 2 (14), a port of entry in the District of Columbia, on the Potomac, 2 m. NW. of Washington; is a terminus of the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of GEORGETOWN in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of GEORGETOWN in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of GEORGETOWN in a Sentence

  1. Sophie LaMontagne:

    When we found out Harry and Meghan's wedding cake flavor was lemon elderflower, we knew we had to do something special at Georgetown Cupcake to celebrate.

  2. Jeff Donohue:

    Why is Ford Motor Company here? Why is UPS here? Why is Georgetown Toyota here in the state of Kentucky? Why is the Corvette plant here? They're here because of the productivity about the location, and we can get the job done.

  3. Joshua Matz:

    Georgetown Law's about whether our federal courts have a meaningful role to play in enforcing the limits of those authorities, or whether -- as the government argues here -- the courts simply shouldn't be looking at this at all.

  4. Ray Locker:

    The State Department crowd [Nixon] thought were all associated with what he called the Georgetown crowd. Same with the CIA. So he just didn't – he wasn't of them, they weren't of him, and he didn't trust them, he knew instinctively that those people looked down on him – had felt it throughout his entire career, even as vice president.

  5. Francis Marion:

    Well, now, this is exactly my case. I am in love; and my sweetheart is LIBERTY. Be that heavenly nymph my companion, and these wilds and .Woods shall have charms beyond London and Paris in slavery. To have no proud monarch driving over me with his gilt coaches; nor his host of excise-men and tax-gatherers insulting and robbing me ; but to be my own master, my own prince and sovereign, gloriously preserving my national dignity, and 'pursuing my true happiness; planting my vineyards, and eating their lucious fruits; and sowing my fields, and reaping the golden grain: and seeing millions of ‘brothers all around me, equally free and happy as myself. “This, sir, is What I long for.” p. 155 ... On his return to Georgetown, he was asked by colonel Watson, why he looked so serious? I have cause, sir,” said he, “to look serious.” Watson What! has general Marion refused to treat?” No, sir.” “Well, then, has old Washington defeated sir Henery Clinton, and broke up our army ? No, sir, not that neither ; but worse.” “Ah! what can be worse?” Why, sir, I have seen an American general and his officers, without pay, and almost without clothes, living on roots and drinking water ; and all for LIBERTY! What chance have we against such men!” It is said colonel Watson was not much obliged to him for this speech. But the young ofiicer was so struck with Marion’s sentiments, that he never rested until he threw up his commission, and retired from the service. ' p 156

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