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ˈloʊ əllow·ell

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Lowell, Robert Lowell, Robert Traill Spence Lowell Jr.noun

    United States poet (1917-1977)

  2. Lowell, Percival Lowellnoun

    United States astronomer whose studies of Mars led him to conclude that Mars was inhabited (1855-1916)

  3. Lowell, Amy Lowellnoun

    United States poet (1874-1925)

  4. Lowell, Abbott Lawrence Lowellnoun

    United States educator and president of Harvard University (1856-1943)


  1. Lowellnoun

    transferred from the surname.

  2. Lowellnoun

    A surname, a variant of Lovell.

  3. Lowellnoun

    A male given name transferred from the surname.

  4. Lowellnoun

    A city in Massachusetts; named for American businessman Francis Cabot Lowell.

  5. Lowellnoun

    A town in Lake County, Indiana; named for the city in Massachusetts.

  6. Lowellnoun

    A city in Arkansas.

  7. Lowellnoun

    A city in Michigan.

  8. Lowellnoun

    A city in North Carolina; named for the city in Massachusetts.

  9. Lowellnoun

    A town and village Wisconsin.

  10. Lowellnoun

    A city in Oregon; named for the town in Maine.

  11. Lowellnoun

    A town in Vermont.

  12. Lowellnoun

    A village in Washington County, Ohio; named for the city in Massachusetts.

  13. Lowellnoun

    A town in Maine; named for Lowell Hayden, the first white child born in the area.

  14. Lowellnoun

    An unincorporated community in California.

  15. Lowellnoun

    An unincorporated community in Florida; named for the city in Massachusetts.

  16. Lowellnoun

    An unincorporated community in Idaho; named for postmaster Henry Lowell.

  17. Lowellnoun

    An unincorporated community in Bartholomew County, Indiana.

  18. Lowellnoun

    An unincorporated community in Seneca County, Ohio.

  19. Lowellnoun

    An unincorporated community in West Virginia; named for businessmen A. C. and Erastus Preston Lowe.


  1. lowell

    Lowell is a city located in the state of Massachusetts, United States. It is known for being a significant part of the industrial revolution as a manufacturing center during the 19th century. The city is also often associated with the University of Massachusetts Lowell,a public research university. The name Lowell could also refer to a surname of English origin.


  1. Lowell

    Lowell is a city in Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA. According to the 2010 census, the city's population was 106,519. It is the fourth largest city in the state. Lowell and Cambridge were the county seats of Middlesex County prior to the abolition of county government in 1997. Lowell is known as the cradle of the industrial revolution in the United States and many of the city's historic sites have been preserved by the National Park Service.

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Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Lowell is ranked #5302 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Lowell surname appeared 6,569 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 2 would have the surname Lowell.

    92.9% or 6,104 total occurrences were White.
    2.7% or 180 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.5% or 103 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    1.5% or 102 total occurrences were Black.
    0.6% or 44 total occurrences were Asian.
    0.5% or 36 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Lowell in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Lowell in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Lowell in a Sentence

  1. Lowell Police:

    The boy was dropped off at his babysitter’s house by his parents at about 7 a.m. Lowell Police have spoken with a neighbor who saw the boy in the babysitter’s yard at about 9:15 a.m. That remains the last known sighting of the boy.

  2. Marie Bogdonoff:

    The reason Villagers for Veterans sponsors service dogs from Patriot’s W.O.O.F program is because it’s a win-win situation for all concerned, the program produces extremely well-trained service dogs, veterans receive a great service dog, and it gives the women at Lowell a second chance at life.

  3. Kimberly Warner:

    Beth Lowell are less likely to be duped if Beth Lowell are buying wild-caught salmon when it is in-season( May-Nov.) , particularly in restaurants, check the price, too. If the price is too good to be true, it probably is.

  4. Drew University:

    Consistent with the growing consensus of colleges and universities across the country, UMass Lowell will require all residential and commuter students to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 prior to the beginning of the fall semester to live, learn or visit any UMass Lowell campus or property.

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