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  1. Paynenoun

    An English surname, variant of Paine.


  1. Payne

    Payne refers to a surname of English origin. It is derived from the Middle English word "payn," meaning "peasant" or "villager." As a surname, Payne can also be associated with individuals who were once serfs or tenants who held land under a lord. Additionally, Payne can also be used as a given name for both males and females.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Payne

    pān, v.i. (Spens.) to take pains, exert one's self.

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Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. PAYNE

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Payne is ranked #195 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Payne surname appeared 142,601 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 48 would have the surname Payne.

    71.5% or 102,031 total occurrences were White.
    22.6% or 32,271 total occurrences were Black.
    2.4% or 3,451 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    2.3% or 3,380 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.5% or 827 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    0.4% or 642 total occurrences were Asian.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Payne in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Payne in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Payne in a Sentence

  1. Marise Payne:

    The cable is so practical, so important and so emblematic of the relationship between Australia and our key partners in the Pacific, the Coral Sea Cable will deliver for Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands a connected future, Payne said, adding that the aim was for the cable to be operational by December. China denies using economic aid as political leverage, insisting it considers the ability of a country to repay loans when offering finance. In a bid to counter China, Australia has offered A$ 3 billion( $ 2.03 billion) in cheap loans and grants to the Pacific. The competition for influence in the Pacific has soured bilateral relations between Australia and China. The relationship came under further strain on Tuesday when China confirmed it has formally arrested a Chinese-born Australian writer on suspicion of espionage. Yang Hengjun, a former Chinese diplomat turned online journalist and blogger, was detained in January. Payne on Tuesday said Australia held grave concerns about Yang Hengjun and the.

  2. Paul George:

    Cameron Payne has done an unbelievable job of filling in for CP.

  3. David Payne:

    The Ted Cruz campaign said in response to Manafort's comments : The Cruz campaign's no surprise that Trump's team will lash out with falsehoods when facing a loss to distract from their failure. … We have earned our success by working hard to build a superior organization and are working within the process and rules. Anticipating a fight for every delegate, Ted Cruz was campaigning Monday in California, which holds a delegate-rich primary on June 7. David Payne, a Republican strategist and Vox Global partner, suggested on Monday that Cruz’s efforts to win delegate support will be indispensable if Donald Trump fails to get to 1,237 delegates -- as the candidates would have to compete for them during balloting at an open convention in July. Ted Cruz will be on familiar turf, consider that Ted Cruz is likely to win a handful of the remaining winner-take-all states … coupled with proportional delegate wins for Ted Cruz and Ted Cruz and John Kasich, this makes it mathematically difficult for Donald Trump to win the nomination according to the current convention rules.

  4. Chris Downes:

    Being a mum to three kids under 4 has only enhanced my logistics capacities, im not only living and breathing it for eight hours a day at work ; Im the family logistician for the other 16 hours of the day ! Theyre really proud of their mamma which makes it even more worthwhile. The WFP commented on Jennifer Downes death, exclaiming theircolleagues were deeply saddened at the news of Jennifer Downes passingand Marise Payne, the Australian foreign minister, condemned violence against women during a July visit to Fiji.

  5. Rolanda Holman:

    Thanksgiving for me will never be the same and I am sure I am speaking for my father as well, although he is not able to come to the table and have Thanksgiving with Pervis Payne.

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