What does miles mean?

Definitions for miles

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  1. miles(Noun)

    A great distance.

  2. Miles(ProperNoun)


  3. Miles(ProperNoun)

    , also derived from a form of Michael.

  4. Origin: From given name Milo, of problematic origin, possibly from an unknown element, or a short form of names beginning with mil- "grace, favor". The English form is associated by folk etymology with Latin miles.


  1. Miles

    Miles is a small town in Queensland, Australia. At the 2006 census, Miles had a population of 1,164. The town is situated on the Warrego Highway, 340 kilometres west of Brisbane, the state capital. Formerly known as Dogwood Crossing, the town is situated on Dogwood Creek, named by German explorer Ludwig Leichhardt in 1844. The town was renamed Miles in honour of the Queensland Colonial Secretary, William Miles.

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'miles' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1066

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'miles' in Written Corpus Frequency: #947

Anagrams for miles »

  1. limes, slime, smile

  2. smile

  3. slime

  4. limes


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of miles in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of miles in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Richard Bell:

    I fly 150,000 miles a year with them.

  2. Randall Spare:

    There could be 100,000 miles of fence.

  3. Mayor Michael Nutter:

    Be prepared to walk at least a few miles or more.

  4. George Hobica:

    I find that using miles is getting more expensive.

  5. Confucius:

    A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.

Images & Illustrations of miles

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