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  1. ralphverb

    To vomit.

  2. Ralphnoun

    A male given name from the Germanic languages.

    There were none fine but Adam, Ralph, and Gregory: / The rest were ragged, old, and beggarly

  3. Ralphnoun

    A patronymic surname.

  4. Ralphnoun

    Fictional person used in references to vomiting.

    He's outside calling Ralph.

  5. Etymology: From Rēdawulfaz, brought to England first in the Old Norse (Ráðúlfr), then in the Norman form.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ralphnoun

    a name sometimes given to the raven


  1. Ralph

    Ralph is a former monthly Australian men's magazine that was published by ACP Magazines, a division of PBL Media between August 1997 and July 2010. The format and style of Ralph was similar to other men's magazines, such as Maxim and Loaded.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Ralph

    ralf, n. (slang) the imp of mischief in a printing-house: a raven.

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Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. RALPH

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Ralph is ranked #4358 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Ralph surname appeared 8,153 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 3 would have the surname Ralph.

    82.4% or 6,719 total occurrences were White.
    12.1% or 990 total occurrences were Black.
    2.6% or 215 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.5% or 127 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.8% or 65 total occurrences were Asian.
    0.4% or 37 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Ralph in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Ralph in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Ralph in a Sentence

  1. Lee Merritt:

    The stand your ground action, under the laws of Missouri, are completely inapplicable to this case, because there has been no conversation, not from the suspect, not from the victim and not from law enforcement, that Ralph Yarl, at 16 years old, ever posed a threat to this shooter.

  2. George Santayana:

    Write in your heart that this is the best day of your life . ralph waldo emerson

  3. Joann West:

    It's a lot of work, but I have support, i try to make all my personal appointments on days when Mr. Ralph Stepney and Mr. Frank are out, but if I can't, someone comes in to be here when I'm gone.

  4. Malcolm MacDonald:

    Professor David Ralph at Londons University College Hospital has expertise in penile reconstruction and built MacDonalds new penis out of a skin graft from his left arm, The Sun wrote. A tube and a hand pump are said to allow for a mechanical erection. The man already has two children so he wasnt worried about sex, the outlet wrote. MAINE HOSPITAL SEES CORONAVIRUS RESURGENCE AFTER VISITORS LEARN OF POSITIVE TEST RESULTS WHILE ON TRIP It was always more about my self-confidence and simple things like using the loo.

  5. Vincent Racaniello:

    Coronaviruses — you can manipulate them in the lab pretty easily, spike protein drives a lot of what happen with coronavirus, in zoonotic risk. So you can get the sequence, you can build the protein, and we work a lot with Ralph Baric at UNC to do this. Insert into the backbone of another virus and do some work in the lab. So you can get more predictive when you find a sequence. You’ve got this diversity. Now the logical progression for vaccines is, if you are going to develop a vaccine for SARS, people are going to use pandemic SARS, but let’s insert some of these other things and get a better vaccine.

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