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  1. malesnoun

    Plural noun of male.

    There are a number of males due to have their haircut today so the barber sets his tools up.

    Submitted by MaryC on January 2, 2016  

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. MALES

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Males is ranked #34495 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Males surname appeared 656 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Males.

    83.8% or 550 total occurrences were White.
    11.4% or 75 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.9% or 13 total occurrences were Black.
    1.9% or 13 total occurrences were of two or more races.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'males' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4249

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'males' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3268

Anagrams for males »

  1. amels

  2. lames

  3. lamés

  4. meals

  5. mesal

  6. Salem

  7. Selma

  8. semla

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of males in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of males in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of males in a Sentence

  1. Scott Bairstow:

    Males and females have never seemed to fully understand each other. It will probably continue this way, but I think that's part of the magic of it all.

  2. Zoe Kravitz:

    It's not males are leading and the females are being suppressed or the females are leading and the males are being suppressed, there's equality between the kingdom and the queendom and I think that's all that needs to happen in our modern world.

  3. Natalie Cooper:

    We were quite surprised by this as we thought things would be getting better, it could be unconscious bias where people don't even realize they're selecting males, it could be passive in that males are easier to catch or easier to see in the wild, or maybe conservation concerns leading collectors to avoid females.

  4. Evan Saitta:

    Males typically invest more into their ornamentation than do females, so the larger wide plates were likely from males, the broad, thin structure of the plates and their positioning on the back of the animal suggests that they were used in sexual display, analogous to the tail of a peacock. The broad, wide plates likely made a continuous display surface along the animal's back to attract mates, like a billboard.

  5. Margaret Mead:

    The institution of marriage in all societies is a pattern within which the strains put by civilization on males and females alike must be resolved, a pattern within which men must learn, in return for a variety of elaborate rewards, new forms in which sexual spontaneity is still possible, and women must learn to discipline their receptivity to a thousand other considerations.

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