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MILES

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  1. miles(Noun)

    A great distance.

  2. Miles(ProperNoun)

    A male given name from the Germanic languages.

    Clad in doublet and hose, and boots of Cordovan leather, / Strode, with a martial air, Miles Standish the Puritan Captain.

  3. Miles(ProperNoun)

    A patronymic surname​, also derived from a Middle English form of Michael.

  4. Origin: From Old French given name Milo, of problematic origin, possibly from an unknown Germanic element, or a short form of Slavic names beginning with mil- "grace, favor". The English form is associated by folk etymology with Latin mīles ("soldier") .

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  1. Miles

    Miles is a small town in Queensland, Australia. At the 2006 census, Miles had a population of 1,164. The town is situated on the Warrego Highway, 340 kilometres west of Brisbane, the state capital. Formerly known as Dogwood Crossing, the town is situated on Dogwood Creek, named by German explorer Ludwig Leichhardt in 1844. The town was renamed Miles in honour of the Queensland Colonial Secretary, William Miles.

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'MILES' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1066

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'MILES' in Written Corpus Frequency: #947

Anagrams for MILES »

  1. limes, slime, smile

  2. smile

  3. slime

  4. limes

How to pronounce MILES?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say MILES in sign language?

  1. miles

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of MILES in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of MILES in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of MILES in a Sentence

  1. Matt Damon:

    The brakes were the weakest part of the car back then, so what these guys were doing is nuts, going 230 miles an hour and not knowing whether or not you could stop the car. It's a kind of a special breed of person to do that.

  2. Chinese:

    The fame of good men?s actions seldom goes beyond their own doors, but their evil deeds are carried a thousand miles? distance.

  3. Harro Ranter:

    The subsequent search covered 144,000 square miles using 48 aircraft and 8 surface vessels, but nothing was found, this was a very extensive search operation, possibly the largest area searched for a missing plane prior to the search for MH370.

  4. Police Corporal Chris Manseau:

    At this time we dont know what their motives are or what their destination is or what their thoughts are, thats a long way from northern British Columbia, about 3300 kilometers, over 2500 miles. Why they ended up in that small town, Northern Manitoba I dont know but again investigators want to speak to them and get to the bottom of all of this, put everyones mind at ease.

  5. Vice President Biden:

    Folks, I voted for a fence, I voted, unlike most Democrats -- and some of you won't like it -- I voted for 700 miles of fence, but, let me tell you, we can build a fence 40 stories high -- unless you change the dynamic in Mexico and -- and you will not like this, and -- punish American employers who knowingly violate the law when, in fact, they hire illegals. Unless you do those two things, all the rest is window dressing.

Images & Illustrations of MILES

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