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ˈgɪb səngib·son

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Gibson, C. D. Gibson, Charles Dana Gibsonnoun

    United States illustrator remembered for his creation of the `Gibson girl' (1867-1944)

  2. Gibson, Mel Gibson, Mel Columcille Gerard Gibsonnoun

    Australian actor (born in the United States in 1956)

  3. Gibson, Althea Gibsonnoun

    United States tennis player who was the first Black woman player to win all the major world singles titles (1927-2003)


  1. Gibsonnoun

    A vodka martini garnished with cocktail onions.

  2. Gibsonnoun

    A manufacturer of acoustic and electric guitars.


  1. gibson

    Gibson can refer to several things, based on the context: 1. Gibson Brands, Inc.: An American manufacturer of guitars, other musical instruments, and consumer and professional electronics. 2. Gibson cocktail: A cocktail typically made with gin and dry vermouth and often garnished with a pickled onion. 3. Gibson (surname): A common surname of English origin. 4. Gibson Girl: Portrayed as a confident, fashion-forward woman during the late 19th and early 20th century by American artist Charles Dana Gibson. 5. Locations: Several places in the United States and around the world are named Gibson, such as Gibson, Georgia or Gibson, Tasmania. 6. Gibson Desert: A large, arid region in Western Australia. So, the term Gibson can refer to different things such as a popular guitar brand, a type of cocktail, a common surname, or various geographic locations, depending on the context.


  1. Gibson

    Gibson is a city in Glascock County, Georgia, United States. The population was 694 at the 2000 census. The city is the county seat of Glascock County. Gibson got its name from Judge William Gibson, a former Confederate Colonel and commanding officer of the 48th Georgia, who donated 500 dollars for Glascock County’s first public building, the courthouse.

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Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Gibson is ranked #130 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Gibson surname appeared 190,667 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 65 would have the surname Gibson.

    72.1% or 137,547 total occurrences were White.
    21.7% or 41,527 total occurrences were Black.
    2.3% or 4,462 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    2.3% or 4,404 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    0.9% or 1,849 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    0.4% or 877 total occurrences were Asian.

Anagrams for Gibson »

  1. bigons

  2. bingos

  3. boings

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Gibson in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Gibson in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of Gibson in a Sentence

  1. Brad Pitt:

    I think he’s smarter than I am. He’s not going to step in the same potholes, the industry has changed. It’s like the kind of film has changed. If you want to make substantial stories and things that are profound and mean something you kind of have to delve into the independent realm... He called Hacksaw Ridge a big independent film, noting that the film is not even that huge a budget or anything. Andrew Garfield plays Desmond T. Doss, a United States Army corporal and combat medic during WWII who won a Congressional Medal of Honor despite refusing to bear arms. Mel Gibson said bold men like Doss exist in the world today. MORE : Mel Gibson to be honored.

  2. Danica Patrick:

    Darrell Waltrip can't bridge the gap between something that Darrell Waltrip spent two years working on( with Tony Gibson) to something that Darrell Waltrip've been working on for a couple of races, what is exciting is the potential of what could be because we are both so green. So far, we've worked really well together. It's been really easy.

  3. Tina Gibson:

    Tina Gibson're always like,' Can you believe Tina Gibson have not one little girl, but two little girls ? Can you believe we're parents to multiple children ?'.

  4. Donica Thomas Varner:

    RACIAL DISPUTE AT BELOVED BAKERY ROILS LIBERAL COLLEGE TOWN The jury also found that the college( not Meredith Raimondo) was guilty of intentional infliction of emotional distress for David Gibson, David Gibson, as well as libel and intentional infliction of emotional distress onhis son. Donica Thomas Varner, the colleges general counsel, said Donica Thomas Varner was disappointed with the verdict and denied the college had defamedthe bakery or its owners. Neither Oberlin College nor Dean Meredith Raimondo defamed a local business or Oberlin College owners, and they never endorsed statements made by others, rather, the college and Dr. Raimondo worked to ensure that students freedom of speech was protected and that the student demonstrations were safe and lawful, and they attempted to help the plaintiffs repair any harm caused by the student protests. AS OBERLIN ACTIVISM FLARED, STUDENTS PUSHED TO BANISH GRADES BELOW C According to one ofthe bakerys attorneys, the verdict sendsa clear message to other educational institutions. I think part of what we did here today is answer the question as to, What are we going to tolerate in our society ?

  5. Ricky Gervais:

    I hope I haven't offended anyone. It's not my fault. I like a drink as much as the next man, unless the next man is Mel Gibson.

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