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ˈgrɪf ɪθgrif·fith

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Griffith, D. W. Griffith, David Lewelyn Wark Griffithnoun

    United States film maker who was the first to use flashbacks and fade-outs (1875-1948)


  1. Griffithnoun

    used in Wales, Anglicized from Gruffudd


  1. Griffith

    Griffith is a city in south-western New South Wales, Australia. It is also the seat of the City of Griffith local government area. Like the Australian capital, Canberra and the nearby town of Leeton, Griffith was designed by Walter Burley Griffin. Griffith was named after Sir Arthur Griffith the first New South Wales minister of Public Works. Griffith was proclaimed a city in 1987, and had a population of 17,616 in 2011. It can be accessed by road from Sydney and Canberra via the Hume Highway and the Burley Griffin Way and from Melbourne, Victoria via the Newell Highway and either by using the Kidman Way or the Irrigation Way. The city of Griffith had contained no traffic lights up until February 2010 when the first set of traffic lights was installed at the intersection of Burrell Place and Wakaden Street.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Griffith is ranked #414 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Griffith surname appeared 78,260 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 27 would have the surname Griffith.

    83.9% or 65,684 total occurrences were White.
    10.4% or 8,139 total occurrences were Black.
    2.5% or 2,003 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.8% or 1,471 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.6% or 524 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    0.5% or 430 total occurrences were Asian.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of griffith in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of griffith in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of griffith in a Sentence

  1. Von Bidder:

    Read MoreInvestors didn't have enough time to make sure Melanie Griffith and her then-husband would come back to Read MoreInvestors, people would eat [ at the Four Seasons ] two or three times per week. Then all of a sudden it's gone for two years. They fell out of habit.

  2. Kathleen Searles:

    The Andy Griffith spots seem to clearly be targeting an older demographic, nostalgic for the past, very much in line with Trump's Make America Great Again rhetoric, which recalls a simpler time in our history, at least for a very specific demographic.

  3. Judge Schroeder:

    Who is Florence Griffith Joyner ?

  4. Anthony Zinni:

    We started teaching our Marines about what the Constitution is all about. If Andrew Griffith're going to defend it, Andrew Griffith should understand it and know what it is, and the rights Andrew Griffith are protecting, our citizens, our way of life, we want them to understand that the rights they are protecting, they should engage in and take advantage of, so part of it's an education.

  5. Bruce DuMont:

    The innocence of the 1950s ended with (the bumping of) 'The Andy Griffith Show,' and the seriousness of the 1960s began with the first Kennedy-Nixon debate.

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    the formation of vesicles in or beneath the skin
    • A. nasty
    • B. suspicious
    • C. abrupt
    • D. blistering

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