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  1. Travisnoun

    transferred from the surname.

  2. Etymology: Variant of Travers, an occupational surname for a toll collector.


  1. Travis

    Travis are a post-Britpop alternative rock band formed in Glasgow in 1990. Since 1994, it comprises Fran Healy, Dougie Payne, Andy Dunlop and Neil Primrose. The band has released 6 studio albums: Good Feeling, The Man Who, The Invisible Band, 12 Memories, The Boy With No Name and Ode To J. Smith, that all entered Top 20, with their seventh Where You Stand is to be released in August 2013. They also have released one compilation Singles, several videos and numerous singles. Travis have twice been awarded best band at the BRIT Awards, and are often credited for having paved the way for bands such as Coldplay and Keane. The band named themselves after the Harry Dean Stanton character Travis Henderson from the film Paris, Texas.

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Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Travis is ranked #998 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Travis surname appeared 34,985 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 12 would have the surname Travis.

    73.3% or 25,651 total occurrences were White.
    21% or 7,350 total occurrences were Black.
    2.4% or 840 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    2.2% or 773 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.5% or 185 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    0.5% or 182 total occurrences were Asian.

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  1. Savitr

  2. Savitṛ

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Travis in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Travis in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Travis in a Sentence

  1. Stuart Hollingsworth:

    He was a selfless leader. Travis was an authoritative leader. He led by example and knowledge, not through fear or title or rank.

  2. Neama Rahmani:

    What you want as a criminal defense attorney, especially when you're representing a defendant who is arguably less culpable, and Bryan was arguably less culpable, is to sever him or her from the other defendants, because it's arguably prejudicial to be tried with Travis McMichael, who pulled the trigger, or Gregory, who said, ‘I’m going to blow your f------ head off,'.

  3. Robert Morrow:

    They are neutered gerbils, the people have spoken and Morrow is the face of the Travis County Republican Party.

  4. Kim Kardashian:

    Oh my god, look at Christmas Eve presents from my mom ! For all of her kids. How cool ! Oh, this has to be Kourtney and Travis, for sure, khloé and I got the pink ones !

  5. Travis McMichael:

    I didn't know where I was at, but I knew that he was on me, I knew that I was losing this, i knew that Travis McMichael was overpowering me but I didn't know which direction or what mechanics Travis McMichael was doing to overpower me.

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