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ˈteɪ lərTay·lor

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Taylor, Deems Taylor, Joseph Deems Taylornoun

    United States composer and music critic (1885-1966)

  2. Taylor, Elizabeth Taylornoun

    United States film actress (born in England) who was a childhood star; as an adult she often co-starred with Richard Burton (born in 1932)

  3. Taylor, Zachary Taylor, President Taylornoun

    12th President of the United States; died in office (1784-1850)

Wiktionary

  1. Taylornoun

    popular in the 1990s and 2000s.

    Etymology: English occupational surname, "tailor".

  2. Taylornoun

    An English and Scottish occupational surname for a tailor.

  3. Taylornoun

    A unisex given name transferred from the surname.

    "I wanted to call her Taylor, but my husband said no," Sweetie was telling one of the Christmas party guests. "Taylor means a tailor," I said. "It seems inauspicious. Like calling her Cobbler." "That's a kind of drink," said Nani.

  4. Taylornoun

    An Irish occupational surname, an anglicization of Táilliúir.

Freebase

  1. Taylor

    Taylor is a city in Wayne County in the U.S. state of Michigan. The population was 63,131 at the 2010 census. Taylor was originally known as Taylor Township and residents of the township voted to incorporate as the City of Taylor in May 1968. Taylor is the 17th most populous city in Michigan and the 543rd largest city in the United States. Taylor Township was named in honor of Zachary Taylor, a national military hero in the 1840s, who would go on to be elected the twelfth President of the United States in 1849. Taylor Township was organized on March 16, 1847 from 24 square miles that were originally part of Ecorse Township, Michigan. It is also 18 miles southwest of Detroit. Taylor is a member of the Downriver Community. Taylor is home to Southland Shopping Center, Wallside Windows Factory, Taylor Sportsplex, Taylor Meadows Golf Course, Lakes of Taylor Golf Course, Oakwood Heritage Hospital, the Michigan State Police Metro South Post and Wayne County Community College Downriver Campus. Taylor is the birthplace of Hungry Howie's Pizza. Taylor has a large park named Heritage Park that features: ball diamonds, soccer fields, pavilions, grills, picnic tables, restrooms, playground, historic buildings, shops, catch and release fishing pond, 1/3 mile walking path, path system, old growth nature area, park benches, picnic area, playground, plus a petting farm. The park is home to the Taylor South Little League, the Junior League World Series and the Taylor Soccer Club. The Detroit Waza of the Professional Arena Soccer League play their home games at the Taylor Sportsplex. Steve Avery, a major league baseball player, was raised here and graduated from John F. Kennedy High School. Taylor is also the birthplace and home of "Joe C.", sidekick of Kid Rock, who died in 2000. Due to the alleged Southern roots of many of its inhabitants it is sometimes referred to as "Taylortucky."

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Taylor' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2763

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Taylor' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4841

How to pronounce Taylor?

  1. Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Taylor in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Taylor in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Taylor in a Sentence

  1. President Trump:

    I like Taylor's music about 25 % less now, OK ? .

  2. Carrie Severino:

    What Justice Scalia is referring to is the 'mismatch theory' popularized by Stuart Taylor and Richard Sander in their book, the idea is that if a student is admitted to a school they are not academically prepared for then they will not perform up to their own potential. This is a theory -- contested of course -- but I don't want people to get the idea that it means that all black students are not as smart as white students, or even that they are not as well prepared across the board.

  3. Kristin Leigh:

    The pressure on Taylor Swift to cancel her performance was significant. Her fans did not want to see her supporting animal abuse.

  4. Rebecca Long-Bailey:

    Put simply, today's Taylor Report shows that Theresa May is failing working people across the country, if they were serious about workers' rights they are welcome to borrow from Labour's manifesto.

  5. Stephen Hsu:

    Nader and Taylor both went to Princeton undergrad, so they say that if this works, Princeton's next.

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