Definitions for WASHINGTON
ˈwɒʃ ɪŋ tən, ˈwɔ ʃɪŋ-; ˈtɒl ə vərwash·ing·ton
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Washington, Washington D.C., American capital, capital of the United Statesnoun
the capital of the United States in the District of Columbia and a tourist mecca; George Washington commissioned Charles L'Enfant to lay out the city in 1791
Washington, Evergreen State, WAnoun
a state in northwestern United States on the Pacific
the federal government of the United States
Washington, George Washington, President Washingtonnoun
1st President of the United States; commander-in-chief of the Continental Army during the American Revolution (1732-1799)
Washington, Booker T. Washington, Booker Taliaferro Washingtonnoun
United States educator who was born a slave but became educated and founded a college at Tuskegee in Alabama (1856-1915)
George Washington, the Commander in Chief of the Continental Army of the American rebels and first President of the United States of America, from 1789 to 1797.
Washington, D.C., the federal capital of the United States since 1800.
The government or administrative authority of the United States.
A Capital: Olympia; largest city: Seattle.
A town in the county of Tyne and Wear in the Northeast of England.
popular during the first century of American independence, also in the form George Washington.
Washington is a term that could refer to several different places or people, most of which are related to the United States. Primarily, it is known as the capital city of the United States, officially named Washington D.C., where the White House, the Capitol, and many national museums are located. It could also refer to the U.S. state located in the Pacific Northwest, named Washington, known for its largest city, Seattle. The name "Washington" originally comes from the first U.S. president, George Washington. It may also refer to multiple towns, counties, and locations across the U.S., or any number of people who carry Washington as a surname. The exact meaning would depend on the context in which it is used.
Washington/State is a closed 'L' station on the CTA's Red Line. It was a subway station in the State Street Subway located at 128 North State Street in downtown Chicago, Illinois.
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
capital of the United States, in the district of Columbia, on the left bank of the Potomac, 35 in. SW. of Baltimore; was founded in 1791, and made the seat of the Government in 1800; it is regularly laid out, possesses a number of noble buildings, many of them of marble, the chief being the Capitol, an imposing structure, where the Senate and Congress sit; near it, 1½ m. distant, is the White House, the residence of the President, standing in grounds beautifully laid out and adorned with fountains and shrubbery.
a NW. State of the American Union, twice the size of Ireland; lies N. of Oregon; is traversed by the Cascade Mountains, the highest 8138 ft., and has a rugged surface of hill and valley, but is a great wheat-growing and grazing territory, covered on the W. by forests of pine and cedar; Olympia is the capital. Washington is the name of hundreds of places in the States.
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Etymology and Origins
Laid out under the superintendence of George Washington, the first President of the United States. This seat of the Government was honoured with his name.
Surnames Frequency by Census Records
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Washington is ranked #145 in terms of the most common surnames in America.
The Washington surname appeared 177,386 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 60 would have the surname Washington.
87.5% or 155,266 total occurrences were Black.
5.1% or 9,171 total occurrences were White.
3.7% or 6,705 total occurrences were of two or more races.
2.5% or 4,506 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
0.6% or 1,206 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
0.3% or 532 total occurrences were Asian.
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'WASHINGTON' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2982
The numerical value of WASHINGTON in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of WASHINGTON in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Slater Behind every good man there is a woman, and that woman was Martha Washington man, and everyday George would come home, she would have a big fat bowl waiting for him, man when he come in the door, man she was a hip, hip, hip lady, man.
None of us here in Washington knows all or even half of the answers If you love your country, don't depend on handouts from Washington for your information. If you cherish your freedom, don't leave it all up to big government.
We believe that he came from Washington to Nevada for the sole purpose of using the family name to pursue a political career which would allow him to eventually return to Washington as one of Washington's most elite, we do not believe he came to Nevada based on any true connection to or interest in this state. Four years ago with Washington money, he proceeded to capitalize on our family name to get elected as attorney general of this state.
There is good news from Washington today. Congress is deadlocked and can't act.
The threats, I would say, were everywhere, the Norfolk Field FBI office notified The Norfolk Field FBI office. The Washington Post and other newspapers were writing about The Washington Post. The Washington Post was on radio, The Washington Post was on television, The Washington Post was on other social media streams. The system was blinking red.
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