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Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Der

    A term used in the beginning of names of places. It is generally to be derived from deor, a wild beast, unless the place stands upon a river; for then it may rather be fetched from the British dur, i. e. water. Edmund Gibson Camden.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. DER

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Der is ranked #25272 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Der surname appeared 980 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Der.

    67.5% or 662 total occurrences were Asian.
    23.8% or 234 total occurrences were White.
    5.3% or 52 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    1.7% or 17 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of der in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of der in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of der in a Sentence

  1. German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier:

    Der Spiegel's true that I asked in two instances, in which the information we had from our sources was not entirely consistent with the information that came from the United States or NATO, but I also say that we have no interest in any dispute emerging from this.

  2. Ulrich Eichelmann of Riverwatch:

    We are facing the end of free-flowing rivers in Europe and a collapse of biodiversity if we do not stop this hydropower madness, the EU Commission under Ursula von der Leyen and the national governments have to stop this expansion. Above all, they must put an end to subsidies for hydropower and improve river protection.

  3. The Polish government:

    The visit is organized in consultation with the President of the European Council Charles Michel and the President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen, the purpose of the visit is to confirm the unequivocal support of the entire European Union for the sovereignty and independence of Ukraine.

  4. European Council:

    This would give the EU and member states the legal means, by adopting appropriate urgent measures, to ensure effective vaccine production and supply for our population, i made this suggestion to the (European) Commission President von der Leyen so that we can explore this avenue imminently.

  5. Erik Pevernagie:

    Truth is a permanent discontinuation of values which must be adjusted recurrently. ( “Hinter der Mattscheibe” )

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    being essentially equal to something
    • A. dicotyledonous
    • B. inexpiable
    • C. irascible
    • D. tantamount

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