What does Hamburger mean?

Definitions for Hamburger
ˈhæmˌbɜr gərham·bur·ger

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word Hamburger.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. hamburger, beefburger, burgernoun

    a sandwich consisting of a fried cake of minced beef served on a bun, often with other ingredients

  2. ground beef, hamburgernoun

    beef that has been ground


  1. hamburgernoun

    A hot sandwich consisting of a patty of cooked ground beef, in a sliced bun, sometimes also containing salad vegetables, condiments, or both.

  2. hamburgernoun

    The patty used in such a sandwich.

  3. hamburgernoun

    Ground beef, especially that intended to be made into hamburgers.

  4. hamburgernoun

    An animal or human, or the flesh thereof, that has been badly injured as a result of an accident or conflict.

  5. Hamburgernoun

    A person from Hamburg.

  6. Etymology: From Hamburger, the adjectival form of Hamburg.


  1. hamburger

    A hamburger is a type of sandwich typically composed of one or more cooked patties of ground meat, usually beef, that is placed inside a sliced bread roll or bun. The patty may be pan-fried, barbecued, or flame-broiled. Hamburgers are often served with cheese, lettuce, tomato, onions, pickles, bacon, or chili, and condiments such as mustard, mayonnaise, ketchup, relish, and others. It is a popular sort of fast food and is widely enjoyed internationally.


  1. Hamburger

    A hamburger is a sandwich consisting of a cooked patty of ground meat usually placed inside a sliced hamburger bun. Hamburgers are often served with lettuce, bacon, tomato, onion, pickles, cheese and condiments such as mustard, mayonnaise, ketchup and relish. The term "burger", can also be applied to the meat patty on its own, especially in the UK where the term "patty" is rarely used. The term may be prefixed with the type of meat as in "turkey burger".

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Hamburger is ranked #17784 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Hamburger surname appeared 1,575 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 1 would have the surname Hamburger.

    94.3% or 1,486 total occurrences were White.
    4% or 64 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    0.7% or 12 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.5% or 8 total occurrences were Black.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Hamburger in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Hamburger in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of Hamburger in a Sentence

  1. Cory Booker:

    I hear about it all the time. Booker wants to take away your hamburger, well, that is the kind of lies and fear-mongering that they spread out there,that somehow the Democrats want to get rid of hamburgers.

  2. Salvador Segovia:

    Otis can go to Dairy Queen and he can get a hamburger. He’s the only dog allowed to lie down in front of the county court house, he also goes to (the grocery store) H?E?B. He’s not a stray. He’s a good dog.

  3. Clive James:

    Everyone has a right to a university degree in America, even if it's in Hamburger Technology.

  4. Bill Marler:

    I know it’s concerning for consumers, but companies respond quickly when there’s a recall, they’re losing a lot of money and taking products off the shelves and that’s when we start seeing changes. from 1993-2003, 90% of my law firm was linked to E. coli from hamburger meat and now it’s down to 0% because companies responded.

  5. Clark Cate:

    It [the poison] was mixed in with hamburger and thrown in the woods, everybodys surmising that it was put out to kill wolves.

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