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  1. standsnoun

    a structure (often made of wood and sometimes temporary) with seats or benches where people can sit to watch an event (such as a game or parade).

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Stands is ranked #53204 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Stands surname appeared 389 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Stands.

    50.6% or 197 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    32.6% or 127 total occurrences were White.
    10% or 39 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    5.4% or 21 total occurrences were of two or more races.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Stands' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3481

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Stands' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2785

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Stands in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Stands in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of Stands in a Sentence

  1. Ann Gibson:

    I think hes a sexist and racist and I think One Republican strategist needs somebody to rage at and thats this squad, everything that One Republican strategist stands for is just, Im tired. Im tired of him, Im tired of the stuff that goes on every day. ... Just the whole thing.

  2. David Satterfield:

    A significant percentage of your consumer base is completely offended by what the flag stands for, and it doesn't make sense carrying it.

  3. Dallas Braden:

    He's a 209er, he stands as tall as the corn stalks in Linden.

  4. Christina Rossetti:

    For there is no friend like a sister in calm or stormy weather; To cheer one on the tedious way, to fetch one if one goes astray, to lift one if one totters down, to strengthen whilst one stands.

  5. Richard DeVos:

    The only thing that stands between a man and what he wants from life is often merely the will to try it and the faith to believe that it is possible.

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