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  1. Patches

    Patches (sometimes known as "Patches (I'm Depending On You)") is a country soul song written by General Johnson and Ron Dunbar and best known in the 1970 hit version by Clarence Carter. It won the 1971 Grammy Award for Best Rhythm & Blues Song.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Patches is ranked #84136 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Patches surname appeared 223 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Patches.

    95.5% or 213 total occurrences were White.
    3.1% or 7 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.

Anagrams for patches »

  1. hepcats

  2. hep cats

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of patches in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of patches in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of patches in a Sentence

  1. Murilo Pastana:

    It was exciting to find new species, but in the field, we saw the forest on fire, logging trucks carrying out huge trees, and cleared patches turned into cattle pasture. This made us feel a lot of urgency to document these species and publish this paper as quickly as possible.

  2. Pacific Fleet spokesperson Rachel McMarr:

    Though the investigation found the Sailors did not intend to wear the patches as a political statement for or against the President, Pacific Fleet determined that, because the American public could reasonably view the wearing of the patches on official uniforms as DoD association with President Trump's 2020 campaign, it was in violation of DoDD 1344.10.

  3. Charles Caleb Colton:

    Much may be done in those little shreds and patches of time, which every day produces, and which most men throw away, but which nevertheless will make at the end of it no small deduction for the life of man.

  4. Becky Hammond:

    No one said it was going to be easy. If being great was easy, everyone would be doing it, you have to hit some adversity. There should be some hiccups. We came out like a rocket and then hit some rough patches.

  5. Danielle Crull:

    Truffles wearing a patch is a very big deal. She makes kids feel more confident about wearing their patches, and that's something I am very passionate about, this makes a real impact in these kids lives every day.

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