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ˈθɔrn tnThorn·ton

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  1. Thornton, William Thorntonnoun

    American architect (1759-1828)


  1. Thorntonnoun

    Any of several placenames in England and Scotland.

  2. Thorntonnoun

    from these places.

  3. Thorntonnoun

    transferred from the surname.

  4. Etymology: þorn + tūn


  1. Thornton

    The city of Thornton is a Home Rule Municipality in Adams and Weld counties in the U.S. state of Colorado and a suburb of the Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area. Thornton is 10 miles northeast of the state's capital, Denver. The United States Census Bureau that the city population was 118,772 on April 1, 2010, a 44.2% increase from the 2000 Census population of 82,384. Thornton is the sixth most populous city in the state of Colorado and the 213th most populous city in the United States.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Thornton in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Thornton in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Thornton in a Sentence

  1. Doug Wilson:

    We knew there was going to come a time when the Thornton, Marleau, Pavelski era was over, you have to replenish. We went many, many years without replenishing our system, using picks to add or players to compete.

  2. Billy McBride on `` Goliath:

    Billy Bob Thornton is not the type, I am not the type, who likes the idea of big corporations telling us how we should live our lives, i'm really happy that that was the final season because I think the evolution worked out perfectly.

  3. Hugh Willmott:

    As people died, they were buried in a normal fashion in individual graves in normal cemeteries. When you find a mass grave, it tells you that the systems breaking down. Thats what we think happened here at Thornton.

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