What does newman mean?

Definitions for newman
ˈnu mən, ˈnyu-new·man

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Newman, Paul Newman, Paul Leonard Newmannoun

    United States film actor (born in 1925)

  2. Newman, John Henry Newman, Cardinal Newmannoun

    English prelate and theologian who (with John Keble and Edward Pusey) founded the Oxford movement; Newman later turned to Roman Catholicism and became a cardinal (1801-1890)


  1. Newmannoun

    meaning "a new man, a newcomer".


  1. newman

    Newman is a surname of English origin and can refer to many different things, such as a person's name or different places and entities worldwide. It typically means "newcomer" or "stranger". Notably, it is the name of various celebrities like Paul Newman, an American actor, and several places, including Newman, California and Newman, Western Australia. Additionally, it can refer to tools or software, like Newman, a command-line collection runner for Postman. The meaning is heavily dependent on context.


  1. Newman

    Newman is a recurring character on the television show Seinfeld, portrayed by Wayne Knight from 1991 until the show's finale in 1998. TV Guide included him in their 2013 list of The 60 Nastiest Villains of All Time.

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Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Newman is ranked #307 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Newman surname appeared 101,931 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 35 would have the surname Newman.

    83% or 84,633 total occurrences were White.
    11% or 11,294 total occurrences were Black.
    2.6% or 2,650 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.9% or 2,028 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.6% or 703 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    0.6% or 622 total occurrences were Asian.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of newman in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of newman in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of newman in a Sentence

  1. Commonwealth Attorney Josh Cumbow:

    I think it probably did stop Fred Newman, we believe there were three victims in a period of 18 days and once Fred Newman had the bus crash, that immobilized Fred Newman, confined Fred Newman to a wheelchair and it may have saved someone from losing their life.

  2. Bob Forrester:

    Paul Newman did n’t talk about that much, people who’ve been in combat do n’t talk about things like that so much. But it had a profound impact on Paul Newman. Paul Newman just knew Paul Newman was lucky. Paul Newman had a huge respect for the men and women of our military. Paul Newman believed in the concept of luck. Paul Newman would say Paul Newman was lucky to be born in America with so many opportunities and Paul Newman was lucky to work for the movies.

  3. Police Chief Randy Richardson:

    Our Newman police family is devastated by the loss of Ronil.

  4. John Brennan:

    The fact that Omarosa Manigault Newman's using a security clearance of a former CIA director as a pawn in Omarosa Manigault Newman public relations strategy I think is just so reflective of somebody who, quite frankly, I don't want to use this term maybe, but Omarosa Manigault Newman's drunk on power. Omarosa Manigault Newman really is, and I think Omarosa Manigault Newman's abusing the powers of that office.

  5. Joe Orlando:

    The Thomas Newman collection exhibits the kind of depth and level of quality that are rarely achieved, during Thomas Newman lifetime, Thomas Newman was a custodian of some of the most historically important cards, the iconic pillars of our hobby.

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