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ˈheɪ wərdHay·ward

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  1. haywardnoun

    One whose occupation involved overseeing the sowing and harvesting of crops as well as protecting the crops from stray people or animals.

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  1. Haywardnoun

    an officer who is appointed to guard hedges, and to keep cattle from breaking or cropping them, and whose further duty it is to impound animals found running at large

    Etymology: [Hay a hedge + ward.]


  1. Hayward

    Hayward is a city located in Alameda County, California in the East Bay subregion of the San Francisco Bay Area. With a population at the 2010 census of 144,186, Hayward is the sixth largest city in the Bay Area and the third largest in Alameda County. Hayward was ranked as the 37th most populous municipality in California. It is included in the San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont Metropolitan Statistical Area by the US Census. It is located primarily between Castro Valley and Union City, and lies at the eastern terminus of the San Mateo-Hayward Bridge. The city was devastated early in its history by the namesake 1868 Hayward earthquake. From the early 20th century until the beginning of the 1980s, Hayward's economy was dominated by its food canning industry.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Hayward in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Hayward in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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  1. Paul Weinhold:

    The idea surfaced frankly out of Salem( the state capital) that Salem and our legislature might be able to provide some support for Hayward, just as the idea came from Salem, the idea that it wasn't going to work came from Salem, so we took cues from the political powers that this was not going to fly.

  2. Tom Jordan:

    When we're back at the new Hayward Field (with the Classic) I imagine that we would have the distance night on Friday as we have had in the past that could feature a 10,000 meters, could feature a 5,000 meters, or could feature one of each for men and women, we are certainly going to play to our base and that is middle and long distance plus virtually every event.

  3. The House Republican Caucus:

    Given the outstanding questions surrounding the event, the fact that Legislative Democrats have yet to fully unveil the details of the funding proposal, and the time constraints of the 35-day session, Hayward Field’s going to be difficult to build consensus on this issue.

  4. Mark Koller:

    This is a very devastating and dark day for the community of Hayward.

  5. Francis M. Faber Jr.:

    Hayward Beach asserted that Alexander the Great designed and named an instrument to preen the fur and whiskers of his 'camp-felines', the 'catacomb':

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    a state of irritation or annoyance
    • A. huff
    • B. lucubrate
    • C. knead
    • D. aberrate

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