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ˈræŋ kɪnrank·ine

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  1. Rankinenoun

    a unit of temperature on the Rankine scale


  1. Rankinenoun

    a Scottish and Northern Irish surname, variant of Rankin.


  1. Rankine

    Rankine is a surname.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Rankine is ranked #33941 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Rankine surname appeared 670 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Rankine.

    57.1% or 383 total occurrences were Black.
    34.4% or 231 total occurrences were White.
    3.2% or 22 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    3.2% or 22 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rankine in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rankine in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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