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  1. robes

    A robe is a loose-fitting outer garment. Unlike garments described as capes or cloaks, robes usually have sleeves. The English word robe derives from Middle English robe ("garment"), borrowed from Old French robe ("booty, spoils"), itself taken from the Frankish word *rouba ("spoils, things stolen, clothes"), and is related to the word rob.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. ROBES

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Robes is ranked #105600 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Robes surname appeared 169 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Robes.

    42.6% or 72 total occurrences were White.
    28.9% or 49 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    26% or 44 total occurrences were Asian.

Anagrams for robes »

  1. Boers

  2. bores

  3. Brose

  4. brose

  5. sober

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of robes in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of robes in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of robes in a Sentence

  1. Anna Wintour:

    My very favorite was Father James Martin, he’s a Jesuit priest who was advising us on the exhibition, and he came in his appropriate robes and apparently all night people were coming up to him and saying, ‘I really like that you came as a sexy priest and you look so authentic.’ That was my favorite.

  2. Terry Goodkind:

    Cara: I just found a delightful account of a case against a wizard who once fancied getting drunk, marching down to the market on Stentor Street, hiking up his robes to random women and commanding them to kiss the serpent.

  3. Brett Kavanaugh:

    I don't think we want judges commenting on the latest political controversy, because that would ultimately lead the people to doubt whether we're independent or whether we're politicians in robes, and so maintaining that strict independence of the judiciary requires me, I think, to avoid commenting on any current events.

  4. Osmond Chan:

    Cheongsam means long robe in Cantonese and actually only became a common woman's wear after the May Fourth Movement( 1919), or the New Culture Movement, women started wearing men's long robes as a feminist statement and trend during that anti-Qing era.

  5. Stephen Breyer:

    If the public sees judges as politicians in robes, its confidence in the courts and in the rule of law can only diminish, diminishing the court's power, including its power to act as a check on other branches, that authority, like the rule of law, depends on trust... that the court is guided by legal principle, not politics.

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