What does Salter mean?

Definitions for Salter
ˈsɔl tərsalter

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. salternoun

    someone who uses salt to preserve meat or fish or other foods

  2. salter, salt merchantnoun

    someone who makes or deals in salt


  1. salternoun

    One who makes, sells, or applies salt.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Salternoun

    Etymology: from salt.

    After these local names, the most have been derived from occupations; as smith, salter, armorer. William Camden, Remains.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Salternoun

    one who makes, sells, or applies salt; one who salts meat or fish

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Salter is ranked #2462 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Salter surname appeared 14,641 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 5 would have the surname Salter.

    69.7% or 10,214 total occurrences were White.
    24.9% or 3,651 total occurrences were Black.
    2% or 306 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    1.8% or 277 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    0.7% or 113 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    0.5% or 81 total occurrences were Asian.

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Anagrams for Salter »

  1. alerts

  2. alters

  3. artels

  4. estral

  5. laster

  6. laters

  7. ratels

  8. slater

  9. staler

  10. talers

  11. lastre

  12. stelar

  13. resalt

  14. relast

  15. rastle

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Salter in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Salter in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of Salter in a Sentence

  1. Byron Brown:

    New YorkAaron Salter said,' Yes, mayor. But I'm here because I'm looking for Ruth Whitfield,'.

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