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  1. Gilesnoun

    A male given name from Ancient Greek.

  2. Gilesnoun

    A patronymic surname.

  3. Etymology: Medieval English form of Old French saints' name Giles, modern Gilles, an altered form of Latin Aegidius, from Ancient Greek Αἰγίδιος (Aigídios), derivative of αἰγίδιον (aigídion, " kid, young goat").


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    Giles is a comic, a story based on the Buffy the Vampire Slayer television series.

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  1. Giles

    Techno, cats, rum, magic mushrooms,

    Submitted by tara_1 on August 8, 2019  

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Surnames Frequency by Census Records

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    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Giles is ranked #849 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Giles surname appeared 40,598 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 14 would have the surname Giles.

    64.9% or 26,364 total occurrences were White.
    26.1% or 10,616 total occurrences were Black.
    5.6% or 2,298 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    2.3% or 942 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.4% or 195 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    0.4% or 179 total occurrences were Asian.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Giles in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Giles in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Giles in a Sentence

  1. Sebastian Borensztein:

    If you ask me who are the 'giles' in Argentina, I would say everybody except the dozen people who are holding the reins of power.

  2. Sebastian Borensztein:

    There is something related to the discontent of ordinary people, of the world's 'giles', with the establishment.

  3. Lauren Giles:

    Lauren Giles recalled of their lighthearted fun on Lauren Giles blog.

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