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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Wayne, John Wayne, Duke Waynenoun

    United States film actor who played tough heroes (1907-1979)

  2. Wayne, Anthony Wayne, Mad Anthony Waynenoun

    American general during the American Revolution (1745-1796)

Wiktionary

  1. Waynenoun

    transferred from the surname.

  2. Etymology: An occupational surname for a cartwright, wægen.

ChatGPT

  1. wayne

    "Wayne" is typically used as a male first name, originating from Old English which means "cart driver," "wagon maker," or "wagon driver." It is also a common surname. Notable people with the name include Wayne Gretzky, a professional ice hockey player, and Wayne Rooney, an English professional footballer. "Wayne" could also refer to various places in the United States, such as Wayne County or Wayne State University in Michigan. The interpretation of "Wayne" would depend on the context in which it is being used.

Wikidata

  1. Wayne

    Wayne is a township in Passaic County, New Jersey, United States, located less than 20 miles from Midtown Manhattan. As of the 2010 United States Census, the township had a total population of 54,717, reflecting an increase of 648 from the 54,069 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn increased by 7,044 from the 47,025 counted in the 1990 Census. Wayne was formed as a township by an Act of the New Jersey Legislature on April 12, 1847, from portions of Manchester Township. Totowa was formed from portions of Wayne and Manchester Township on March 15, 1898. Wayne is home to Willowbrook Mall, Wayne Hills Mall, Wayne Towne Center, High Mountain Park Preserve and William Paterson University.

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Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. WAYNE

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Wayne is ranked #3498 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Wayne surname appeared 10,215 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 3 would have the surname Wayne.

    76.8% or 7,854 total occurrences were White.
    16.4% or 1,676 total occurrences were Black.
    2.3% or 243 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    2.1% or 219 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    1.1% or 118 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    1% or 105 total occurrences were Asian.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Wayne in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Wayne in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of Wayne in a Sentence

  1. Charlie Hill:

    That's what I'm doing from a Native American viewpoint to defuse that traditional John Wayne mentality.

  2. Mike Hawkins:

    To start with, it just tastes like chocolate, then Sarah Wayne can feel the actual heat coming through, then the chocolate comes back in so it gets a richness, then all the chili comes back, it's the strongest chili chocolate I've ever tried, I must admit.

  3. Matt Lockwood:

    Wayne State has taken no action to withdraw recognition from InterVarsity and the group remains welcome on our campus, nevertheless, InterVarsity continues to pursue litigation against the university forcing it to spend taxpayer dollars to defend the lawsuit. This is a case of the national organization trying to set a precedent. PASTOR WHO VOLUNTEERS AT FLORIDA MIGRANT SHELTER BLASTED BY DEMS SAYS CARE AT FACILITY IS PHENOMENAL Greg Jao, director of external relations at InterVarsity Christian Fellowship/USA, which has over 1,100 chapters in schools across the nation, said the group is on campus to serve Wayne State, Wayne State students, faculty, and local community. We invite Wayne State University to embrace a common-sense understanding of Wayne State University nondiscrimination policy.

  4. Wayne's World:

    Wayne Tell me, when the first show is over, will you still love me when I'm an incredibly humungoid giant star Cassandra Yeah. Wayne Will you still love me when I'm in my hanging-out-with-Ravi-Shankar phase Cassandra Yeah. Wayne Will you still love me when I'm in my carbohydrate, sequined-jumpsuit, young-girls-in-white-cotton-panties, waking-up-in-a-pool-of-your-own-vomit, bloated-purple-dead-on-a-toilet phase Cassandra Yeah. Wayne Okay, party. Bonus.

  5. Wayne's World:

    Stacy Happy anniversary, Wayne. Wayne Stacy, we broke up two months ago. Stacy Well, that doesn't mean we can't still go out, does it Wayne Well, it does actually, that's what breaking up is.

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