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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Durant, Will Durant, William James Durantnoun

    United States historian (1885-1981)


  1. durant

    Durant is a surname of French origin. Additionally, it is the name of various cities in the United States. Also, Durant is the surname of popular American professional basketball player named Kevin Durant. However, without context, it's usually inferred to be a last name.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Durantnoun

    see Durance, 3

  2. Etymology: [F. durant, p. pr. of durer to last. Cf. Durance.]


  1. Durant

    Durant is a city in Bryan County, Oklahoma, United States. The population was 15,856 at the 2010 census. Durant is the principal city of the Durant Micropolitan Statistical Area, which had a population of 42,416 in 2010. Durant ranks as the second largest city within the Choctaw Nation, following McAlester, and ahead of Poteau. The city was founded by Dixon Durant, a Choctaw who lived in the area, after the MK&T railroad came through the Indian Territory in the early 1870s. It became the county seat of Bryan County in 1907 after Oklahoma statehood. Durant is home to Southeastern Oklahoma State University and the headquarters of the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma. The city is officially known as the Magnolia Capital of Oklahoma.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Durant is ranked #2889 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Durant surname appeared 12,428 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 4 would have the surname Durant.

    51.9% or 6,458 total occurrences were White.
    36.8% or 4,576 total occurrences were Black.
    5.4% or 675 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    3.2% or 401 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    1.8% or 234 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    0.6% or 85 total occurrences were Asian.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of durant in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of durant in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of durant in a Sentence

  1. Bob Baffert:

    That's gon na be tough, to get it to zero, because it's sport, that's just like saying, you know, Kevin Durant's gon na be free of injuries... All these athletes. They're taped up, they're well-trained, best coaches. Still, they step wrong, they're gon na get hurt, twist an ankle.

  2. Allen Harris:

    Durant is not a conservative. Durant is a fraud, mr. Trump is not a fool, and to protect Alabama, it is essential that Mr. Trump is informed.

  3. Stephen Curry:

    Prayers up to KD. Kevin Durant gave us what Kevin Durant could and we hope Kevin Durant makes a speedy recovery, kevin Durant sacrificed Kevin Durant body for us and I just feel bad for Kevin Durant.

  4. Bob Myers:

    Kevin Durant was cleared to play tonight ; that was a collaborative decision, i don't believe there's anybody to blame, but I understand in this world and if you have to, you can blame me. I run our basketball operations department.

  5. Draymond Green:

    There were some times Golden State felt like that, a lot of pace, a lot of movement just trying to push the tempo, with Kevin Durant, you can kind of be lazy knowing you can throw the ball to K and Kevin Durant'll get that bucket. It definitely was a little throwback for us, for sure.

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    A state of immorality or sin
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