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  1. Jetsonnoun

    Hence: Anything thrown overboard from a ship, whether floating or not.


  1. jetsonnoun


  2. Etymology: Compare getaison a throwing.


  1. jetson

    A Jetson is a surname of English origin, typically indicating a person's family name. It does not have a specific general definition beyond its use as a surname.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Jetsonnoun

    goods which sink when cast into the sea, and remain under water; -- distinguished from flotsam, goods which float, and ligan, goods which are sunk attached to a buoy

  2. Jetsonnoun

    jettison. See Jettison, 1

  3. Etymology: [F. jeter to throw: cf. OF. getaison a throwing. Cf. Flotsam, Jettison.]

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. jetson

    In legal parlance, is the place where goods thrown overboard sink, and remain under water. Also, the goods cast into the sea.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Jetson is ranked #133863 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Jetson surname appeared 126 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Jetson.

    49.2% or 62 total occurrences were White.
    42% or 53 total occurrences were Black.
    3.9% or 5 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Jetson in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Jetson in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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