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ˈdʒɛf ər sənjef·fer·son

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Jefferson, Thomas Jefferson, President Jeffersonnoun

    3rd President of the United States; chief drafter of the Declaration of Independence; made the Louisiana Purchase in 1803 and sent out the Lewis and Clark Expedition to explore it (1743-1826)

Wiktionary

  1. Jeffersonnoun

    A two-dollar bill.

  2. Jeffersonnoun

    Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826); the third President of the United States, principal author of the US Declaration of Independence (1776), and one of the most influential founders of the United States.

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  1. jefferson

    Jefferson typically refers to Thomas Jefferson, who was the third President of the United States, serving from 1801 to 1809, and is also recognized as one of the country's Founding Fathers. Jefferson is also known for drafting the Declaration of Independence. In addition, the term "Jefferson" may refer to various places in the United States, including cities, counties, and townships named after Thomas Jefferson.

Wikidata

  1. Jefferson

    Jefferson is a historic city in Marion County in northeastern Texas, United States. The population was 2,024 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of Marion County, Texas, and is situated in East Texas. The city is a tourism center, with popular attractions including: Jay Gould's Railroad car, the Sterne Fountain, Jefferson Carnegie Library, Excelsior House, the House of the Four Seasons, and the bayous formed by Big Cypress Bayou located in and around the city.

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Etymology and Origins

  1. Jefferson

    The name of a river, a city, and a mount in the United States, after Thomas Jefferson, the third President.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. JEFFERSON

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Jefferson is ranked #615 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Jefferson surname appeared 55,179 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 19 would have the surname Jefferson.

    74.2% or 40,965 total occurrences were Black.
    17.4% or 9,629 total occurrences were White.
    3.5% or 1,953 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    2.4% or 1,363 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.9% or 1,048 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    0.4% or 221 total occurrences were Asian.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Jefferson in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Jefferson in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Jefferson in a Sentence

  1. Nathan Raab of The Raab:

    There are few moreiconic people in American history than Thomas Jefferson and Alexander Hamilton, and their relationship and visions represented distinct paths that Americacould take.

  2. Ronald Reagan:

    Thomas Jefferson once said, 'We should never judge a president by his age, only by his works.' And ever since he told me that, I stopped worrying.

  3. Robert Turner:

    The authors of that amendment purposely chose language drafted by Jefferson in an unsuccessful effort to outlaw slavery in the Northwest Territories as a means of honoring Jefferson’s struggle against slavery, if Democrats understood Jefferson’s lifelong opposition to slavery, they would have reached a different conclusion.

  4. Trust Kupupika:

    Wilson's legacy will stand, woodrow Wilson, similar to Thomas Jefferson, Washington... they all have a legacy that extends far beyond simply having their name on a building. We as a private institution have to choose who we want to honor and respect.

  5. Superintendent Donna McMullan:

    For the most part, our community trusts the leaders in Jefferson City Schools to make decisions that are in the best interest of our students and staff, our school leaders are focused on establishing a culture that promotes the importance of wearing face coverings along with other recommended mitigation strategies, which include social distancing and frequent hand washing.

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