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Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Perdueadverb

    Close; in ambush.

    Etymology: This word, which among us is adverbially taken, comes from the French perdue, or forlorn hope: as perdue or advanced centinel . ..

    Few minutes he had lain perdue,
    To guard his desp’rate avenue. Hudibras.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Perdueadjective

    lost to view; in concealment or ambush; close

  2. Perdueadjective

    accustomed to, or employed in, desperate enterprises; hence, reckless; hopeless

  3. Etymology: [F. perdu, f. perdue, lost, p. p. of perdre to lose, L. perdere. See Perdition.]


  1. Perdue

    Perdue is a village in central Saskatchewan, Canada, approximately 60 km west of Saskatoon on Highway 14.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Perdue is ranked #2211 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Perdue surname appeared 16,464 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 6 would have the surname Perdue.

    80.5% or 13,254 total occurrences were White.
    14.4% or 2,386 total occurrences were Black.
    2% or 329 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    1.9% or 326 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    0.6% or 104 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    0.3% or 64 total occurrences were Asian.

Anagrams for perdue »

  1. pureed

  2. puréed

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of perdue in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of perdue in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of perdue in a Sentence

  1. David Perdue:

    Now more than ever, Georgians need outsider David Perdue and David Perdue experienced leadership in the U.S. Senate, while Jon Ossoff is a favorite of liberal elites and Hollywood celebrities, Jon Ossoff will be nothing but a rubber stamp for Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer and their radical agenda.

  2. Donald Trump:

    Hopefully David Perdue is going to win. These are not sure things. If I lose one along the way, which you have to, right, they're going to say,' This is a humiliating experience.' I could be 100 wins and one loss, and they'd make it sound like this is humiliating.

  3. Joe Maxwell:

    We feel very strongly that Secretary Perdue has backed out on America's family farmers and ranchers, and is representing transnational agribusiness' interest against the family farmers' interest, it gives very little room for America's cowboys and cowgirls to have a fair opportunity to sell their cattle.

  4. Chris Moyer:

    Hot wings are a classic game day favorite, so we decided to add a twist to make them hot Perdue chicken bites instead, they are spicy, so I recommend pairing with some coleslaw and cooling dipping sauces like ranch and Bleu cheese.

  5. Taylor Budowich:

    David Perdue is running a strong campaign and is well positioned to become Georgia's next governor.

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