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Princeton's WordNet

  1. chatterer, babbler, prater, chatterbox, magpie, spouternoun

    an obnoxious and foolish and loquacious talker

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Praternoun

    An idle talker; a chatterer.

    Etymology: from prate.

    When expectation rages in my blood,
    Is this a time, thou prater; hence be gone. Thomas Southerne.


  1. Prater

    The Prater (German pronunciation: [ˈpraːtɐ] (listen)) is a large public park in Leopoldstadt, Vienna, Austria. The Wurstelprater, an amusement park that is often simply called "Prater", lies in one corner of the Wiener Prater and includes the Wiener Riesenrad Ferris wheel.


  1. prater

    A prater is an individual who talks excessively or aimlessly, often about trivial matters. It is often used in a negative context to refer to someone who engages in lengthy or repetitive conversation without conveying any substantial message. On the other hand, Prater is also the name of a large public park in Vienna, Austria.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Praternoun

    one who prates


  1. Prater

    The Wiener Prater is a large public park in Vienna's 2nd district. The Wurstelprater amusement park, often simply called "Prater", stands in one corner of the Wiener Prater and includes the Wiener Riesenrad.

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    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Prater is ranked #1839 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Prater surname appeared 19,484 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 7 would have the surname Prater.

    81.2% or 15,821 total occurrences were White.
    13.7% or 2,681 total occurrences were Black.
    1.9% or 388 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    1.8% or 362 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    0.7% or 152 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    0.4% or 80 total occurrences were Asian.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of prater in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of prater in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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