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  1. evensnoun

    odds of 1:1; even money

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  1. Evens

    The Evens (Even: эвэн; pl. эвэсэл, evesel in Even and эвены, eveny in Russian; formerly called Lamuts) are a people in Siberia and the Russian Far East. They live in regions of the Magadan Oblast and Kamchatka Krai and northern parts of Sakha east of the Lena River. According to the 2002 census, there were 19,071 Evens in Russia. According to the 2010 census, there were 22,383 Evens in Russia. They speak their own language called Even, one of the Tungusic languages. The Evens are close to the Evenks by their origins and culture. Officially, they have been considered to be of Orthodox faith since the 19th century, though the Evens have retained some pre-Christian practices, such as shamanism. Traditional Even life is centred upon nomadic pastoralism of domesticated reindeer, supplemented with hunting, fishing and animal-trapping. There were 104 Evens in Ukraine, 19 of whom spoke Even. (Ukr. Cen. 2001)

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  1. Evens

    The Evens or Eveny are a people in Siberia and the Russian Far East. They live in some of the regions of the Magadan Oblast and Kamchatka Krai and northern parts of Sakha east of the Lena River. According to the 2002 census, there were 19,071 Evens in Russia. They speak their own Even language, one of the Tungusic languages. The Evens are close to the Evenks by their origins and culture. Officially, they were considered to be of Orthodox faith since the 19th century, but the Evens managed to preserve different forms of non-Christian beliefs, such as shamanism and the like. Traditional Even life is centred upon nomadic pastoralism, of domesticated reindeer, supplemented with hunting, fishing and animal-trapping. There were 104 Evens in Ukraine, 19 of whom speaking Even. The ancestor of the Evens were believed to have migrated from the Transbaikal area to the coastal areas of eastern Siberia. The Ewen herders also rode their reindeer and used dogs for sledge animals. The economy was supplemented by winter hunts to obtain wild game. Hunters sometimes rode reindeer, sometimes moved along on wooden skis.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. EVENS

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Evens is ranked #12055 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Evens surname appeared 2,587 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 1 would have the surname Evens.

    76.8% or 1,989 total occurrences were White.
    15.9% or 413 total occurrences were Black.
    3.2% or 84 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    2.3% or 60 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.8% or 22 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    0.7% or 19 total occurrences were Asian.

Anagrams for evens »

  1. névés

  2. eevns

  3. seven

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of evens in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of evens in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of evens in a Sentence

  1. George Santayana:

    When you are younger you get blamed for crimes you never committed and when you're older you begin to get credit for virtues you never possessed. It evens itself out.

  2. Safra Catz:

    That makes the appearance of a lower number (for the cloud business) even though money is actually coming in to another bucket, as this evens out I think we are going to start seeing cloud acceleration again that is very significant but I don't want to time that right now.

  3. Aaron Kohli:

    In the last year or two, inflation break-evens were well ahead of the market in terms of looking at the global growth problems that we’ve been having.

  4. Rainer Guntermann:

    Bunds remain vulnerable ahead of the crucial Fed meeting with likely clear signals that tapering is imminent and the risk of shifting dots while fragile risk sentiment provides support, eCB inflation views are another factor and could continue to weigh on Bunds given persistent upward pressure on break-evens and real yields no longer falling.

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