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  1. Wellesley

    Wellesley is a town in Norfolk County, Massachusetts, United States. It is part of Greater Boston. The population was 27,982 at the time of the 2010 census. It is best known as the home of Wellesley College, Babson College, and a campus of Massachusetts Bay Community College. Olin College, an engineering school, has a campus that spans from Needham, Massachusetts into Wellesley and is adjacent to Wellesley's Babson College.

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  1. Wellesley

    a small province, part of Penang Territory, in the Straits Settlements; of great fertility, and yields tropical products in immense quantities, such as spices, tea, coffee, sugar, cotton, and tobacco.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Wellesley is ranked #109758 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Wellesley surname appeared 161 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Wellesley.

    70.8% or 114 total occurrences were White.
    18.6% or 30 total occurrences were Black.
    9.3% or 15 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Wellesley in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Wellesley in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Wellesley in a Sentence

  1. Nicole Neily:

    Parents Defending Education is thrilled that Wellesley Public Schools has agreed to respect both the First and Fourteenth Amendment rights of its students going forward. This settlement sends a clear message that racially segregating students in public schools is wrong – and there will be consequences. We have spent decades teaching our kids that racial segregation was and will always be wrong. We will not tolerate a return to segregation in 2022.

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    occurring from time to time
    • A. handsome
    • B. reassuring
    • C. cosmopolitan
    • D. occasional

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