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Definitions for Waugh
wɔ; ˈiv lɪn, ˈi və-waugh

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Waugh, Evelyn Waugh, Evelyn Arthur Saint John Waughnoun

    English author of satirical novels (1903-1966)


  1. waughadjective

    Insipid, tasteless.


  1. waugh

    Waugh is primarily a surname of Scottish origin. It has been used as a family name for many generations and is notable for prominent figures like British author Evelyn Waugh. The word does not have a specific definition in English outside of its use as a surname.


  1. Waugh

    Waugh is an unincorporated town in Marion Township, Boone County, Indiana.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. WAUGH

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Waugh is ranked #3171 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Waugh surname appeared 11,387 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 4 would have the surname Waugh.

    85.5% or 9,738 total occurrences were White.
    9% or 1,032 total occurrences were Black.
    2.1% or 244 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.8% or 213 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.8% or 95 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    0.5% or 66 total occurrences were Asian.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Waugh in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Waugh in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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