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ˈstæn tnstan·ton

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Stanton, Elizabeth Cady Stantonnoun

    United States suffragist and feminist; called for reform of the practices that perpetuated sexual inequality (1815-1902)


  1. Stantonnoun

    Any of several placenames in England from Saxon words meaning stone and enclosure

  2. Stantonnoun

    A habitational surname from either of these places


  1. Stanton

    Stanton is a city in and the county seat of Powell County, Kentucky, United States. The population was 3,029 at the 2000 census. Stanton is the birthplace of Hall of Fame thoroughbred horse trainer Woody Stephens.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Stanton is ranked #968 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Stanton surname appeared 35,997 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 12 would have the surname Stanton.

    82.8% or 29,838 total occurrences were White.
    11.5% or 4,161 total occurrences were Black.
    2.3% or 850 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.9% or 684 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.7% or 256 total occurrences were Asian.
    0.5% or 212 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Stanton in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Stanton in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of Stanton in a Sentence

  1. Mark DeSaulnier:

    I would like to be part of re-establishing journalism as a sacred part of American democracy as it once was, the industry right now is going through a tough time, said John Stanton, the former Washington Bureau chief at BuzzFeed News, during the press conference. Were at a crisis point in the industry, and its good that Congress is taking a look at these issues and how these big tech companies are affecting our ability to do our job. Stanton, who was laid off from BuzzFeed earlier this year, recently launched the Save Journalism project with Laura Bassett, the former senior politics reporter at HuffPost. Bassett was laid off from HuffPost in January. FACEBOOKS AVERAGE US USER SPENT 38 MINUTES PER DAY ON THE PLATFORM, A DROP FROM 2017, BUT INSTAGRAM USAGE INCREASED.

  2. Chris Jewell:

    Richard Stanton and John installed a guideline -- a line that can then be subsequently followed by the Thai Navy SEALs.

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