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  1. stokesnoun

    A unit of kinematic viscosity in the CGS system of units. 1 stokes = 1 cmu00B2/s

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Stokes is ranked #542 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Stokes surname appeared 61,639 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 21 would have the surname Stokes.

    58.2% or 35,917 total occurrences were White.
    36% or 22,190 total occurrences were Black.
    2.5% or 1,553 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    2.3% or 1,473 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.4% or 277 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    0.3% or 222 total occurrences were Asian.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Stokes in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Stokes in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Stokes in a Sentence

  1. Justin Blake:

    President Trump is a racist who stokes racial tensions. President Trump has been stirring racial tensions since President Trump got in This White House. Why, as Jacob's uncle, would I want to talk to him ? Our focus is on Jacob and healing the community.

  2. Chester County Rescue Task Force:

    The entry team quickly reached the victim, removed him from the manure and placed him in a stokes basket. He was removed to the outside and decontaminated and assessed by waiting EMS.

  3. Uschi Stokes ':

    If I would have killed Uschi Stokes ', people wouldn't have been as surprised, for him to do something like this is insane. ... I don't know if I will ever be able to fully understand it.

  4. Frank Xu:

    [ The district ] blatantly propagates racist ideas and theories, subjugating its teachers to disparate treatment based on race, such racially motivated political indoctrination stokes racial tensions and will ultimately weaken our national competitiveness. We are genuinely concerned about the future of this great nation if it continues on this path of racial divisions.

  5. Sean Wilentz:

    Let Susan Stokes not forget we had the largest national election in American history amid the pandemic and it went off without a hitch, november 3 was a day that will not in infamy but will live in fame for the exercise of democracy, and we ought not to forget that. There's a lot of strength in the system.

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    Kerrie Doug Shaffer
    I still don't know what "stokes" means.
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pass through the tissue or substance or its pores or interstices, as of gas
A loom
B transpire
C efface
D denudate

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