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  1. partonnoun

    Any of the constituent particles making up a compound particle, i.e. the quarks and gluons which make up hadrons.

  2. Etymology: Coined by quantum field theorist Richard Feynmann in 1969 by


  1. Parton

    In particle physics, the parton model was proposed at Cambridge University by Richard Feynman in 1969 as the vibrational energy required to accelerate one quark at a speed very close to the speed of light. It was later recognized that partons describe the same objects now more commonly referred to as quarks and gluons. Therefore a more detailed presentation of the properties and physical theories pertaining indirectly to partons can be found under quarks.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Parton is ranked #5739 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Parton surname appeared 6,039 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 2 would have the surname Parton.

    91.3% or 5,517 total occurrences were White.
    2.2% or 134 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    2.1% or 127 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    1.7% or 105 total occurrences were Black.
    1.5% or 93 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    1% or 63 total occurrences were Asian.

Anagrams for Parton »

  1. patron

  2. tarpon

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Parton in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Parton in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of Parton in a Sentence

  1. Alex Parsons:

    From the Dollywood foundation that has provided books and scholarships to millions of American children, to the millions of dollars she has donated to dozens of organizations such as the Red Cross and COVID-19 research centers, Dolly Parton has given more to this country and this state than those confederate officers could ever have hoped to take away.

  2. Dolly Partonhas:

    I’d feel like a fool if I went [incognito] somewhere and I looked awful and they recognized me anyhow, i’d rather they just say, ‘Oh, I saw Dolly Parton today,’ than just say, ‘Lord, did you see Dolly Parton? She looked like hell.’ That would be the worse thing for someone like me – a big painted-up plastic doll.

  3. Orville Peck:

    The main stories in country are loneliness, heartbreak, disappointment, unrequited love -- I think that those are things that are felt by almost every queer person at some point in Dolly Parton lives, and sometimes for a long part of our lives.

  4. Kat Thek:

    People were saying bizarrely mean things to Dolly Parton it made me really mad, she is a treasure everyone loves her what is the point of being mean to Dolly Parton?

  5. Travis Tritt:

    The people that were in the room that night were Loretta Lynn, Dolly Parton, Willie Nelson, Porter Wagoner, all of these big country music stars.

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