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ˈeɪ gəreger

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Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Egernoun

    An impetuous and irregular flood or tide.

    From the peculiar disposition of the earth at the bottom, wherein quick excitations are made, may arise those egers and flows in some estuaries and rivers; as is observable about Trent and Humber in England. Thomas Browne, Vulgar Errours.


  1. eger

    Stronsay Airport (IATA: SOY, ICAO: EGER) is located 15 nautical miles (28 km; 17 mi) northeast by north of Kirkwall Airport on Stronsay, Orkney Islands, Scotland. Stronsay Aerodrome has a CAA Ordinary Licence (Number P540) that allows flights for the public transport of passengers or for flying instruction as authorised by the licensee (Orkney Islands Council). The aerodrome is not licensed for night use.


  1. eger

    There is not enough information to provide a general definition for "eger" as it does not have a commonly known meaning. It could be a specific term or acronym related to a particular field or topic.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Egeradjective

    alt. of Egre

  2. Egernoun

    an impetuous flood; a bore. See Eagre


  1. Eger

    Eger is the county seat of Heves, and the second largest city in Northern Hungary. Eger is best known for its castle, thermal baths, historic buildings, dishes and red wines. It has an estimated population of 56,530 as of 2011, which makes it 19th largest city in Hungary. The city is located on the Eger Stream, on the hills of the Bükk Mountains.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Eger

    ē′gėr, n. Same as Eagre.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Eger

    a town in Bohemia, on the river Eger, 91 m. W. of Prague, a centre of railway traffic; Wallenstein was murdered here in 1634; the river flows into the Elbe after a NE. course of 190 m.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. EGER

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Eger is ranked #16100 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Eger surname appeared 1,798 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 1 would have the surname Eger.

    93.2% or 1,676 total occurrences were White.
    4.3% or 79 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1% or 19 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.9% or 17 total occurrences were Asian.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of eger in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of eger in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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