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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Stanley, Francis Edgar Stanley(noun)

    United States inventor who built a steam-powered automobile (1849-1918)

  2. Stanley, Henry M. Stanley, Sir Henry Morton Stanley, John Rowlands(noun)

    Welsh journalist and explorer who led an expedition to Africa in search of David Livingstone and found him in Tanzania in 1871; he and Livingstone together tried to find the source of the Nile River (1841-1904)


  1. Stanley(ProperNoun)

    Any of several places, outside England named for persons with the surname.

    Etymology: From places in England, stan + leah.

  2. Stanley(ProperNoun)

    transferred from the surname. Popular in early 20th century.

    Etymology: From places in England, stan + leah.


  1. Stanley

    Stanley is the capital of the Falkland Islands. It is located on the island of East Falkland, on a north-facing slope in one of the wettest parts of the islands. At the 2006 census, the town had a population of 2,115. Stanley is represented by five members of the Legislative Assembly of the Falkland Islands, currently Jan Cheek, Barry Elsby, Dick Sawle, Gavin Short and Mike Summers.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of STANLEY in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of STANLEY in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of STANLEY in a Sentence

  1. Jojakim Cortis:

    There are many miniatures that we did which were of faked or staged events, loch Ness is obviously faked. And there are stories on the web where people think Stanley Kubrick faked these moon pictures.

  2. Morgan Stanley:

    We would introduce some wealth management knowledge and expertise from Morgan Stanley, because they have successfully expanded their wealth management business (in the United States), we have seconded many young recruits to Morgan Stanley to get some hints, to get some expertise from their wealth management business.

  3. Eric Heaton:

    This isn't a one-off initiative to grow Morgan Stanley, it's an important piece.

  4. The Jets:

    Obviously, it feels good. We put a lot of hard work into it, but now we're here for the long term, we want to win a Stanley Cup and we're going to continue to build our games until the very end.

  5. Ivanka Trump:

    And Stanley Chera's Stanley Chera and Stanley Chera's been with me from the beginning.

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