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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Marks, Simon Marks, First Baron Marks of Broughtonnoun

    English businessman who created a retail chain (1888-1964)


  1. Marksnoun

    derived from the given name Mark.


  1. marks

    Marks are typically symbols, signs, or indications used for identification, evaluation, or differentiation. In an academic context, they represent the grade or score achieved by a student. In the context of physical objects, they can refer to impressions or indents on a surface. It can also mean to label, tag or note something for recognition or distinction.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. MARKS

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Marks is ranked #703 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Marks surname appeared 49,177 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 17 would have the surname Marks.

    79.9% or 39,307 total occurrences were White.
    13.9% or 6,880 total occurrences were Black.
    2.5% or 1,244 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.9% or 939 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.9% or 443 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    0.7% or 359 total occurrences were Asian.

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Marks' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3681

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Marks' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2004

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Marks in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Marks in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Marks in a Sentence

  1. Oveta Fuller:

    There still was, during the Omicron wave, a relatively high rate of hospitalization during this period, that rate of hospitalization actually is quite troubling, and if Peter Marks compare this to what Peter Marks see in a terrible influenza season, it is worse.

  2. Dorie Clark:

    Scan the horizon and look for opportunities and for gaps in what your company is doing compared to what it could be doing, and make suggestions and offer to lead a committee to look into this... the act of suggesting marks you as a leader.

  3. George Russell and Nicholas Latifi:

    The Williams Racing team is truly saddened by the passing of our founder Sir Sir Frank, sir Frank was a legend and icon of our sport. Sir Frank passing marks the end of an era for our team and for the sport of Formula 1. Sir Frank was one of a kind and a true pioneer. Despite considerable adversity in Sir Frank life, Sir Frank led our team to 16 World Championships, making us one of the most successful teams in the history of the sport.

  4. Los Angeles-based director Cowperthwaite:

    This is a defining moment. The fact that SeaWorld is doing away with orca breeding marks truly meaningful change.

  5. Cape Towns municipality:

    Further supporting evidence of the absence of these large apex predators is the lack of any feeding or bite marks on whale carcasses the city has removed from False Bay this year, we do not know how their absence from False Bay would affect the ecosystem.

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