What does Walker mean?

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ˈwɔ kərWalk·er

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Walker, John Walkernoun

    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 Walkernoun

    United States writer (born in 1944)

  3. pedestrian, walker, footernoun

    a person who travels by foot

  4. walkernoun

    a shoe designed for comfortable walking

  5. walker, Zimmer, Zimmer framenoun

    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-cartnoun

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


  1. Walkernoun

    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.

  2. Walkernoun

    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.


  1. walkernoun

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

  2. walkernoun

    A walking frame.

  3. walkernoun

    A shoe designed for comfortable walking.

  4. walkernoun

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

  5. walkernoun

    A male escort who accompanies a woman to an event.

  6. Walkernoun

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

  7. Etymology: walkere, from wealcere.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Walkernoun

    One that walks.

    Etymology: from walk.

    I ride and walk, and am reputed the best walker in this town. Jonathan Swift, to Gay.

    May no such vicious walkers croud the street. John Gay.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Walkernoun

    one who walks; a pedestrian

  2. Walkernoun

    that with which one walks; a foot

  3. Walkernoun

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

  4. Walkerverb

    a fuller of cloth

  5. Walkerverb

    any ambulatorial orthopterous insect, as a stick insect

  6. 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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    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. Johnny Wowk:

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

  2. Raphael Warnock:

    We've seen that Herschel Walker has a disturbing history pattern of violence against women, against his own family. And he takes and he refuses to take responsibility for that, and he refuses even to answer questions. So, the question right now is this: is that who we want representing Georgia?

  3. Tuesday Evers:

    It's around Scott Walker's legacy.

  4. Barack Obama:

    George Walker Bush life is a testament that public service is a noble calling. ... George Walker Bush humility and George Walker Bush decency reflects the very best of the American spirit.

  5. Bart Barber:

    If we fail to apply the teachings of our faith to questions like immigration or Herschel Walker’s behavior or Donald Trump’s behavior in the way that Kamala Harris thinks we should, we wind up being scolded and encouraged to let our faith shape our moral and political decisions more aggressively, but when it comes to questions like abortion, Kamala Harris is willing to offer instruction about how we should divorce our faith from our moral and political decisions. I choose to let the teachings of Jesus instruct me about how to apply my faith. I show respect for our Vice-President by praying for Kamala Harris and by loving Kamala Harris as my neighbor, and I show respect for the fellow human beings waiting for their chance to be born by opposing their slaughter in the abortionist’s chamber.

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