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ˈwɪl sən; ˈlæn fərdWil·son

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Wilson, Harriet Wilsonnoun

    author of the first novel by an African American that was published in the United States (1808-1870)

  2. Wilson, Sir Angus Wilson, Angus Frank Johnstone Wilsonnoun

    English writer of novels and short stories (1913-1991)

  3. Wilson, Alexander Wilsonnoun

    Scottish ornithologist in the United States (1766-1813)

  4. Wilson, Robert Woodrow Wilsonnoun

    United States physicist honored for his work on cosmic microwave radiation (born in 1918)

  5. Wilson, John Tuzo Wilsonnoun

    Canadian geophysicist who was a pioneer in the study of plate tectonics (1908-1993)

  6. Wilson, James Wilsonnoun

    American Revolutionary leader who was one of the signers of the Declaration of Independence (1742-1798)

  7. Wilson, E. O. Wilson, Edward Osborne Wilsonnoun

    United States entomologist who has generalized from social insects to other animals including humans (born in 1929)

  8. Wilson, Charles Thomson Rees Wilsonnoun

    Scottish physicist who invented the cloud chamber (1869-1959)

  9. Wilson, Edmund Wilsonnoun

    United States literary critic (1895-1972)

  10. Wilson, Woodrow Wilson, Thomas Woodrow Wilson, President Wilsonnoun

    28th President of the United States; led the United States in World War I and secured the formation of the League of Nations (1856-1924)

  11. Wilson, Mount Wilsonnoun

    a peak in the San Juan mountains of Colorado (14,246 feet high)

Wiktionary

  1. Wilsonnoun

    derived from the surname

    Etymology: From Will, short form of the given name .

  2. Wilsonnoun

    Harold Wilson, Labour politician and British Prime Minister

    Etymology: From Will, short form of the given name .

Freebase

  1. Wilson

    Wilson is a city and the county seat of Wilson County in the Coastal Plain region of the U.S. state of North Carolina. The 18th largest city in the state, Wilson had a population of 49,167 according to the 2010 census.

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Wilson' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2579

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Wilson' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3443

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Wilson in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Wilson in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Wilson in a Sentence

  1. Taylor Porter:

    There are no disappointments whatsoever, of course we would have wanted our amazing original wedding with all of our families, but Christopher Wilson and I just wanted to be married.

  2. Avery Gardiner:

    During the Obama years, the government thought that 3D printed guns posed a serious threat to national security. I'm not aware of anything that has changed except who sits in the White House, untraceable and undetectable guns that bypass our bipartisan background check system put us all at risk. The country deserves answers from the Trump Administration about why it thinks this is a good idea. Making it easier for dangerous people to get guns is reckless and stupid, and this is going to make Americans less safe. Advocates for gun control have argued that 3D-printed guns could also pose security challenges as they pass through airport X-ray machines. Cody Wilson, who describes current 3D-printed guns as.

  3. Taylor Porter:

    Taylor Porter and Christopher Wilson went from that to an elopement with just five people attending.

  4. Princeton University:

    It's almost even more powerful to serve as a testimony — like a living testimony, even though Wilson Woodrow Wilson might not have wanted me to be at the university, I still am.

  5. Daily Caller:

    George Conway appeared on MSNBC at least two times, Steve Schmidt appeared on MSNBC at least eight times, and Rick Wilson appeared on MSNBC at least seven times, the Lincoln Project was able to avoid commenting on the Weaver allegations partly due to the fact that its co-founders were not asked about them during their many cable news appearances.

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