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  1. catchesnoun

    Plural form of catch.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Catches is ranked #152628 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Catches surname appeared 107 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Catches.

    67.2% or 72 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    25.2% or 27 total occurrences were White.
    4.6% or 5 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of catches in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of catches in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of catches in a Sentence

  1. J & A Foundation:

    You can only flap your arms so much before gravity catches up to you.

  2. Miguel de Cervantes:

    A closed mouth catches no flies.

  3. Michael Mina:

    The surveillance PCR testing that we've been doing, like I said, it catches about 5% of people in time to act and it's extremely difficult to scale up PCR much.

  4. Songsri Kesonchampa:

    If this tree catches fire, the strong wind will blow the flames towards my house. I need to protect this tree.

  5. Harvey Pitt:

    It always catches up with you, and it isn't proper conduct for any government official, if something really is terrible, and you can't state that publicly, you have no business stating it privately for a privileged few.

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