What does Walker mean?

Definitions for Walker
ˈwɔ kərWalk·er

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Walker, John Walker(noun)

    New Zealand runner who in 1975 became the first person to run a mile in less that 3 minutes and 50 seconds (born in 1952)

  2. Walker, Alice Walker, Alice Malsenior Walker(noun)

    United States writer (born in 1944)

  3. pedestrian, walker, footer(noun)

    a person who travels by foot

  4. walker(noun)

    a shoe designed for comfortable walking

  5. walker, Zimmer, Zimmer frame(noun)

    a light enclosing framework (trade name Zimmer) with rubber castors or wheels and handles; helps invalids or the handicapped or the aged to walk

  6. walker, baby-walker, go-cart(noun)

    an enclosing framework on casters or wheels; helps babies learn to walk


  1. Walker(n.)

    A low frame having casters or wheels, designed to enclose a baby on its sides and provide support while the baby is learning to walk; it usually has a seat so that the baby can sit while not walking.

    Etymology: [AS. wealcere. See Walk, v. t., 3.]

  2. Walker(n.)

    A low rectangular frame of light metal about waist high, usually having two horizontal arms mounted on four legs with an open rear, designed to be carried or pushed in front of a person whose legs are impaired, to provide support while walking; it may have wheels on two of the four legs.

    Etymology: [AS. wealcere. See Walk, v. t., 3.]


  1. walker(Noun)

    a person who walks or a thing which walks, especially a pedestrian or a participant in a walking race.

    Etymology: walkere, from wealcere.

  2. walker(Noun)

    A walking frame.

    Etymology: walkere, from wealcere.

  3. walker(Noun)

    A shoe designed for comfortable walking.

    Etymology: walkere, from wealcere.

  4. walker(Noun)

    A person who walks (or waulks) cloth, that is, who fulls it.

    Etymology: walkere, from wealcere.

  5. walker(Noun)

    A male escort who accompanies a woman to an event.

    Etymology: walkere, from wealcere.

  6. Walker(ProperNoun)

    A northern English occupational surname from the occupation of treating cloth by "walking" it.

    Etymology: walkere, from wealcere.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Walker(noun)

    one who walks; a pedestrian

    Etymology: [AS. wealcere. See Walk, v. t., 3.]

  2. Walker(noun)

    that with which one walks; a foot

    Etymology: [AS. wealcere. See Walk, v. t., 3.]

  3. Walker(noun)

    a forest officer appointed to walk over a certain space for inspection; a forester

    Etymology: [AS. wealcere. See Walk, v. t., 3.]

  4. Walker(verb)

    a fuller of cloth

    Etymology: [AS. wealcere. See Walk, v. t., 3.]

  5. Walker(verb)

    any ambulatorial orthopterous insect, as a stick insect

    Etymology: [AS. wealcere. See Walk, v. t., 3.]


  1. Walker

    Walker is a city in Cass County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 941 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Cass County. Walker is part of the Brainerd Micropolitan Statistical Area. Minnesota State Highways 34, 200, and 371 are three of the main arterial routes in the city.

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Walker' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4293

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Walker in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Walker in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Walker in a Sentence

  1. Scott Walker:

    [ Gov. Scott Walker, R-Wisc. ] was confronted by a family of an undocumented worker in Scott Walker childhood hometown of Plainfield, Iowa during one of the final stops of his whirlwind presidential campaign launch tour on Sunday. Jose Flores, an undocumented immigrant who calls Wisconsin home, was accompanied by Jose Flores 13-year-old daughter Leslie and 7-year-old son Luis, both of whom were born in the United States and naturalized citizens … Shaking Flores ’ hand, Scott Walker said Jose Flores ‘ completely sympathize [ s ] with the situation you’re all in and others are in ’ but … ‘ The fact is, we’re a nation of laws, and unfortunately, the president last year, after saying 22 times before last year that he could n’t make the law himself, he said he was n’t the emperor … he decided to change the law even though the courts announced that you ca n’t do that. ’.

  2. Johnny Wowk:

    Whole grain and wheat can't be beat, the whiter the bread the sooner you're dead. -Johnny The Walker

  3. Tuesday Evers:

    It's around Scott Walker's legacy.

  4. Johnny Wowk:

    Leave your legacy today before you're gone tomorrow. -Johnny Wowk AKA Johnny The Walker

  5. Musin Almat Zhumabekovich:

    Instincts, vices and internal flaws - this is a children's game panel on a walker, a person himself does not know what he is doing and does not have the will, because he is still on a walker of self-deception. Author: Musin Almat Zhumabekovich

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