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  1. Mantell, Gideon Algernon Mantellnoun

    English geologist remembered as the first person to recognize that dinosaurs were reptiles (1790-1852)


  1. mantell

    There seems to be some misunderstanding with the term "mantell". It could refer to: 1. George A. Mantell: A London-born actor who appeared in over 40 American silent movies in a career that lasted a mere seven years but included notable roles in films directed by D.W. Griffith and Cecil B. DeMille. 2. The genus Mantell : It's a group of frogs of the family Mantellidae, endemic to Madagascar and Mayotte. 3. The word might be a misspelling for "mantel": A shelf above a fireplace which in decorative framework that surrounds and frames the fireplace opening. 4. The word might be another misspelling for "mantle": A layer inside a planetary body bounded below by a core and above by a crust, or, in a broader and more general sense, a particular layer or region of material in many other contexts. Please provide more context or check the spelling.

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    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Mantell is ranked #27481 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Mantell surname appeared 877 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Mantell.

    94.4% or 828 total occurrences were White.
    2.9% or 26 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.6% or 14 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.5% or 5 total occurrences were Asian.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of mantell in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of mantell in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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    either of two different animal or plant species living in close association but not interdependent
    • A. naiant
    • B. lank
    • C. commensal
    • D. pecuniary

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