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ˈrɒdʒ ərRo·ger

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GCIDE

  1. Rogernoun

    A black flag with white skull and crossbones, formerly used by pirates; -- called also Jolly Roger and pirate flag.

    Etymology: [From a proper name Roger.]

Wiktionary

  1. Rogernoun

    A male given name from the Germanic languages.

    By her I claim the kingdom: she was heir / To Roger, Earl of March, who was the son / Of Edmund Mortimer.

    Etymology: From Old French Rogier, from the Frankish equivalent of Old English Hrōþgār (see Hroðgar), from Proto-Germanic *Hrōþigaizaz ("fame-spear") . Compare also Rutger .

  2. Rogernoun

    A patronymic surname.

    Etymology: From Old French Rogier, from the Frankish equivalent of Old English Hrōþgār (see Hroðgar), from Proto-Germanic *Hrōþigaizaz ("fame-spear") . Compare also Rutger .

  3. Rogernoun

    Jolly Roger

    The escaped convicts who had captured the Arrow even ran up the "Roger," the black flag with the white skull

    Etymology: From Old French Rogier, from the Frankish equivalent of Old English Hrōþgār (see Hroðgar), from Proto-Germanic *Hrōþigaizaz ("fame-spear") . Compare also Rutger .

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Roger

    roj′ėr, n. (prov.) ram: a rogue.—(Sir) Roger-de-Coverley, an English country-dance.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. roger

    The black flag hoisted by pirates. (See JOLLY ROGER.)

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    Rank popularity for the word 'Roger' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3837

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    Rank popularity for the word 'Roger' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3030

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Roger in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Roger in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of Roger in a Sentence

  1. Swede Borg:

    Team World came once again very close but Roger Federer and Rafa Nadal won the right points and had maybe a little bit of luck, i'm very proud of my team, they did a hell of a job. I'm Swede Borg.

  2. Marin Cilic:

    Rafa now winning the French Open I feel he might be a great contender, compared even to Roger and Novak he might be, in my own feeling, he might be slightly ahead. We'll see.

  3. Andy Roddick:

    It's not easy. Especially in the context of history as it applies to those three guys with 20, 18 and 16 slams, those titles matter, they could potentially be the history-making matches and slams won. But if there is anyone who can rebound it'll be Roger.

  4. Grant Smith:

    We have read with interest the new reporting on Roger Stone case. Our sentencing memo outlined our position on the recommendation made yesterday by the government. We look forward to reviewing the government's supplemental filing.

  5. David Urban:

    Roger Stone has always pushed the line, and I think Roger Stone went over that line today and Roger Stone got smacked down pretty hard by the judge.

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