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Definitions for Mellon
ˈmɛl ənmel·lon

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Mellon, Andrew Mellon, Andrew W. Mellon, Andrew William Mellonnoun

    United States financier and philanthropist (1855-1937)


  1. mellonnoun

    A poorly characterized cyclic cyanide; [(CN)NH], CN or similar.


  1. mellon

    "Mellon" is an Elvish term meaning "friend" in J.R.R. Tolkien's Middle-earth legendarium, often seen in his series, "The Lord of the Rings". This term is most popularly known from the scene where the fellowship must give a password to enter the Mines of Moria; the password is "Mellon".

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Mellon is ranked #7211 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Mellon surname appeared 4,628 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 2 would have the surname Mellon.

    90.6% or 4,193 total occurrences were White.
    4% or 189 total occurrences were Black.
    3% or 142 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1% or 49 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.7% or 34 total occurrences were Asian.
    0.4% or 21 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Mellon in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Mellon in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Mellon in a Sentence

  1. First Trust:

    The errors resulted from a technical malfunction at our third party administrator, the Bank of New York Mellon.

  2. Kate Andersen:

    Bunny Mellon said Jacqueline Kennedy was really the person responsible for The Rose Garden and that Jacqueline Kennedy never stopped being interested in The Rose Garden. The Rose Garden was a calming influence outside the Oval Office for Jacqueline Kennedy and every president since, the Rose Garden has become a symbol of the American presidency much like the Resolute desk in the Oval Office. Rose Garden addresses are often Rose Garden addresses.

  3. Mike Mayo:

    BNY Mellon is the plumber to mutual funds and capital markets, there are a couple of broken pipes, but it doesn't seem like a systemwide issue ... It might not be evidence, but this is a reminder that BNY needs to further upgrade its technology platform.

  4. Kathleen Carley:

    Even if someone appears to be from your community, if you don't know The Carnegie Mellon researchers personally, take a closer look, and always go to authoritative or trusted sources for information, just be very vigilant.

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