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  1. Simmonsnoun

    A southern English patronymic surname from the given name Simon.


  1. Simmons

    Simmons was a pioneering British manufacturer of electronic drums. Founded in 1978 by Dave Simmons, it supplied electronic kits from 1980 to 1994. The drums' distinctive, electronic sound can be found on countless albums from the 1980s. The company closed in 1999 and the Simmons name is currently owned by Guitar Center. The "SDS 5" as shown on the right was developed in conjunction with Richard James Burgess of Landscape and released in 1981. The first recordings of the instrument were made by Burgess: From the Tea-rooms of Mars ...., Chant No,1 by Spandau Ballet, and Angel Face by Shock. After Burgess and Spandau Ballet appeared on Top of the Pops with the instrument many other musicians began to use the new technology, such as Howard Jones, Jez Strode of Kajagoogoo, John Keeble of Spandau Ballet, Darren Costin of Wang Chung, Rick Allen of Def Leppard, Thomas Dolby, Phil Collins, Neil Peart, and Bill Bruford and the album The Party's Over of Talk Talk Other notable acts employing the Simmons sound include Cameo, Jonzun Crew and Depeche Mode.

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  1. Simmons

    Career themed school located in Hillsborough County Florida. Simmons serves 11th and 12th grade students who are academically behind or disinterested in school.

    Submitted by rinat on June 18, 2020  

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Simmons is ranked #114 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Simmons surname appeared 210,182 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 71 would have the surname Simmons.

    57.9% or 121,716 total occurrences were White.
    36.1% or 75,981 total occurrences were Black.
    2.5% or 5,297 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    2.2% or 4,813 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    0.6% or 1,408 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    0.4% or 988 total occurrences were Asian.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Simmons in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Simmons in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of Simmons in a Sentence

  1. Mark Ayotte:

    Ben Simmons deemed the altercation a fight. Therefore, by rule, theyre both ejected, i just saw Ben Simmons each lock arms. And that escalated to the fight.

  2. Michael Catalano:

    I ca n’t say that Richard Simmons feels better as a result of the podcast … I think you’ve really created more worry and speculation.

  3. Stephen Simmons:

    This is one of the happiest days of my life. It has hardly sunk in but I am not Stephen Simmons any more. I can hold my head up high.

  4. Darrin Simmons:

    I have had to pinch Darrin Simmons a lot of times, it has been quite a journey. These last three weeks have been a long time coming, to say the least. I ’m excited to be here. I really relish the opportunity to be a part of this big game.

  5. Michael Catalano:

    I can't say that Richard feels better as a result of the podcast. Perhaps you do. I think you've really created more worry and speculation, missing Richard Simmons.

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  • David Simmons
    David Simmons
    son of simon
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(used especially of glances) directed to one side with or as if with doubt or suspicion or envy
A inexpiable
B bristly
C numinous
D askant

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