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Princeton's WordNet

  1. von Neumann, Neumann, John von Neumannnoun

    United States mathematician who contributed to the development of atom bombs and of stored-program digital computers (1903-1957)


  1. Neumann

    Neumann (pronounced [ˈnɔʏman] (listen)) is German and Yiddish for "new man", and one of the 20 most common German surnames.


  1. neumann

    Neumann is a surname of German origin and it means "new man". But in different contexts, it can refer to: 1. Neumann Boundary Condition: A type of boundary condition, named after the German mathematician Carl Neumann, used in mathematical physics and engineering. 2. John von Neumann: A renowned Hungarian-American mathematician, physicist, and computer scientist of the 20th century who made significant contributions to a variety of fields. 3. Neumann Microphones: A German brand of high-quality studio microphones. 4. Georg Neumann GmbH: A Berlin-based manufacturer of studio microphones known worldwide for their high quality. Without a specific context, it's difficult to provide a more definitive meaning as it can vary greatly.

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Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Neumann is ranked #2067 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Neumann surname appeared 17,484 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 6 would have the surname Neumann.

    94.8% or 16,575 total occurrences were White.
    2.6% or 469 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.1% or 203 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.7% or 126 total occurrences were Asian.
    0.3% or 59 total occurrences were Black.
    0.3% or 52 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Neumann in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Neumann in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Neumann in a Sentence

  1. Harbormaster Anna Neumann:

    > MENDOCINO, Calif., Jan 5( Reuters) - Harbormaster Anna Neumann dashed from vessel to vessel, business to business at the port Harbormaster Anna Neumann manages near the mouth of northern Californias Noyo River, ensuring all was secure as storms bringing waves as high as a three-story building pummeled the state.You prep as much as you can, and then you just wait for whatever unknown issue that you did n’t prep for to happen, and then you respond.

  2. Professor Edsger Dijkstra, at the ACN South Central Regional Conference, Austin, Texas, 16 to 18 Novemver 1984:

    The fathers of the field had been pretty confusing: John von Neumann speculated about computers and the human brain in analogies sufficiently wild to be worthy of a medieval thinker, and Alan Turing thought about criteria to settle the question of whether machines can think, a question of which we now know that it is about as relevant as the question of whether submarines can swim.

  3. Rob Townsend:

    SoftBank will vigorously defend itself against these meritless claims, under the terms of our agreement, which Adam Neumann signed, SoftBank had no obligation to complete the tender offer in which Mr. Neumann -- the biggest beneficiary -- sought to sell nearly $ 1 billion in stock.

  4. Evan Neumann:

    Today I have mixed feelings, i am glad Belarus took care of me. I am upset to find Evan Neumann in a situation where I have problems in my own country.

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