What does Newark mean?

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ˈnu ərk, ˈnyu-Ne·wark

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Newark(noun)

    the largest city in New Jersey; located in northeastern New Jersey


  1. Newark(ProperNoun)

    Any of several place names, see Wikipedia:Newark


  1. Newark

    Newark is the largest city in the U.S. state of New Jersey, and the county seat of Essex County. One of the nation's major air, shipping, and rail hubs, the city had a population of 277,140 in 2010, making it the nation's 67th most-populous municipality. Located in the heart of New Jersey's Gateway Region, Newark is the second largest city in the New York metropolitan area, approximately 8 miles west of Manhattan. Port Newark, the major container shipping terminal in the Port of New York and New Jersey, is the largest on the East Coast. Newark Liberty International Airport was the first municipal commercial airport in the United States and today one of its busiest. Newark is headquarters to numerous corporations, such as Prudential Financial and PSEG. It is also home to several universities, including Rutgers–Newark, the New Jersey Institute of Technology, and Seton Hall University's Law School. Among others, its cultural and sports venues include: the New Jersey Performing Arts Center, the Prudential Center, and the Bears & Eagles Riverfront Baseball Stadium. Newark is divided into five geographical wards, and contains neighborhoods ranging in character from bustling urban districts to quiet suburban enclaves. Newark's Branch Brook Park is the oldest county park in the United States and is home to the nation's largest collection of cherry blossom trees, which number about 4,300.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Newark

    city of U.S., New Jersey, 7 miles W. by New Jersey City. It has extensive tanneries, and manufactories of hats, thread, and celluloid.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. newark

    A town of England, in Nottinghamshire, on the Newark River, 16 miles northeast from Nottingham. Here, in the midst of troubles, died King John, October 9, 1216; here the royal army under Prince Rupert repulsed the army of the Parliament, besieging the town, March 21, 1644; and here, May 5, 1646, Charles I., after his defeat at Naseby, put himself into the hands of the Scotch army, who afterwards gave him up to his enemies.

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Newark' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4113

How to pronounce Newark?

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How to say Newark in sign language?

  1. newark


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Newark in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Newark in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of Newark in a Sentence

  1. James Hughes:

    Newark has its assets, and I think it's really taking advantage of them.

  2. Mindy Lahiri:

    Cory Booker? I can't believe he came, i guess anything to get out of Newark, huh?

  3. Khalis Harris:

    Don't be afraid to come to Newark, we have a beautiful town. Talk about us when we are doing something positive.

  4. Mayor Ras Baraka:

    We are confident to say that the water source in Newark is fine. There are a few issues at the schools. And they are elevated, we are dealing with it.

  5. Ras Baraka:

    Newark is transforming itself into a city we can all believe in, and we will not let the misguided individuals who caused this tragedy to stop our work.

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