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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Mandara, Wandalanoun

    a Chadic language spoken in the Mandara mountains in Cameroon; has only two vowels


  1. mandara

    Mandara has different meanings and uses in different contexts: 1) In Hinduism, Mandara is a mountain used as a churning rod during the Churning of the Ocean of Milk in Hindu mythology. 2) In Buddhism, Mandara is a type of flower often mentioned in Buddhist texts. 3) In botany, it can refer to Mandara plant, widely known as frangipani, or Plumeria. 4) Additionally, Mandara is also a name given to both males and females in various cultures. 5) It's also the name of a Mandara kingdom, a medieval African kingdom located in what is now the Northwest Region of the Republic of Cameroon. The specific context in which the term is used determines its interpretation.

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    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Mandara is ranked #89753 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Mandara surname appeared 206 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Mandara.

    84.4% or 174 total occurrences were White.
    8.2% or 17 total occurrences were Asian.
    3.8% or 8 total occurrences were Black.
    2.4% or 5 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Mandara in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Mandara in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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