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Definitions for heller
ˈhɛl ərheller

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. haler, hellernoun

    100 halers equal 1 koruna Slovakia

  2. haler, hellernoun

    100 halers equal 1 koruna in Czech Republic

  3. Heller, Joseph Hellernoun

    United States novelist whose best known work was a black comedy inspired by his experiences in the Air Force during World War II (1923-1999)

  4. hellion, heller, devilnoun

    a rowdy or mischievous person (usually a young man)

    "he chased the young hellions out of his yard"


  1. hellernoun

    A 13th century coin equivalent to half a pfennig, no longer used

  2. hellernoun

    A subdivision of the Czech, Slovakian and Czechoslovakian koruna. 100 hellers make up one koruna.


  1. Heller

    The Heller or Häller, originally a German coin valued at half a pfennig, took its name from the city of Hall am Kocher. Mints produced the coin from the beginning of the 13th century, based on a previously-produced silver pfennig, but its composition deteriorated with the mixing in copper little by little so that it was no longer considered to be a silver coin. There were red, white and black Hellers. Beginning in the Middle Ages it became a symbol of low worth, and a common German byword is "keinen Heller wert", lit.: not worth a Heller, i.e. "not worth a tinker's curse". The term Heller came into wide use as a name for coins of small value throughout many of the German states up to 1873 when, after German unification, Bismarck's administration introduced the Mark and the pfennig as coinage throughout the German Empire. The German Heller saw a resurrection in 1904 when the government took over responsibility for the currency of German East Africa from the German East Africa Company. The Heller was introduced as 1/100 of a rupie instead of the pesa which had so far been a 1/64 of a rupie.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Heller is ranked #1399 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Heller surname appeared 25,373 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 9 would have the surname Heller.

    94.1% or 23,884 total occurrences were White.
    2.2% or 558 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.7% or 434 total occurrences were Black.
    1.1% or 302 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.5% or 147 total occurrences were Asian.
    0.1% or 48 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of heller in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of heller in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of heller in a Sentence

  1. Molly Forgey:

    ?Jacky built a career as a computer programmer and software developer for major companies in Southern Nevada, and she used those tech skills to continue her career as an independent consultant, an independent consultant operates a business, and it’s absurd for Senator Heller to insinuate otherwise.

  2. Ted Cruz:

    Hillary Clinton, for example, has said she will put Supreme Court justices on the court who will overturn Heller.

  3. Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval:

    Earlier today, I notified the White House that I do not wish to be considered at this time for possible nomination to the Supreme Court of the United States, i have also spoken to Senators (Harry) Reid, (Dean) Heller and (Mitch) McConnell and expressed the same desire to them. The notion of being considered for a seat on the highest court in the land is beyond humbling and I am incredibly grateful to have been mentioned.

  4. Mark Heller:

    Actor Cuba Gooding Jr. arriving at the New York Police Department's Special Victim's Unit last week to face allegations he groped a woman at a city nightspot. ( AP Photo/Mark Lennihan) On Monday, Mark Heller, Mark Heller, denied Oshrys allegations in a comment to E ! Fox News and said Gooding didnt recognize or remember Jackie Oshry at all. CUBA GOODING JR. SAYS I TRUST THE SYSTEM AS HE REVEALS PLAN TO SURRENDER TO POLICE OVER GROPING CLAIMS Cuba says this incident never happened and he has no recollection of this individual either.

  5. Donald Trump:

    I'm thrilled to introduce a man that I spent a long time getting to know. At first, I fought him. I said,' This guy's tough. What's the story here, there's no better partner that I had in Washington than Dean Heller.

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    long and thin and often limp
    • A. irascible
    • B. lank
    • C. bibulous
    • D. bonzer

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