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ˈsɪmp sənsimp·son

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Simpson, Mrs. Simpson, Wallis Warfield Simpson, Wallis Warfield Windsor, Duchess of Windsornoun

    United States divorcee whose marriage to Edward VIII created a constitutional crisis leading to his abdication

  2. Simpson, Sir James Young Simpsonnoun

    Scottish obstetrician and surgeon who pioneered in the use of ether and discovered the anesthetic effects of chloroform (1811-1870)


  1. Simpsonnoun

    A Scottish and northern English patronymic surname derived from Sim, the short form of Simon.

  2. Simpsonnoun

    An English habitational surname for someone who lived in either of several places in Devon.


  1. Simpson

    Simpson is a village and civil parish in Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, England. It was one of the former villages of Buckinghamshire that was included in the New City in 1967. It is located south of the centre, just north of Fenny Stratford, near Walton. It is the only parish of this name in the United Kingdom,. The village name is an Old English language word, and means 'Sigewine's farm'. It was recorded in the Domesday Book of 1086 as Siwinestone', In the mid 19th century the village was described as "in appearance, one of the most wretched of many miserable villages in the county". This was due to the author's approach to the village being blocked in the winter time by a ford 200 yards wide, and three feet deep. This ford was fixed in the 1860s when the road was raised by three and a half feet by Charles Warren, the owner of Simpson House.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Simpson is ranked #158 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Simpson surname appeared 163,181 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 55 would have the surname Simpson.

    70.7% or 115,500 total occurrences were White.
    23% or 37,678 total occurrences were Black.
    2.5% or 4,128 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    2.3% or 3,753 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.7% or 1,273 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    0.5% or 865 total occurrences were Asian.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of simpson in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of simpson in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of simpson in a Sentence

  1. Fox News:

    The American Duchess ; the Real Wallis Simpson.

  2. Malcolm LaVergne:

    Mr. Simpson is a completely free man now.

  3. Adam Schiff:

    In light of the selective leaks of Mr. Simpson’s testimony and misleading manner in which Fusion GPS’ role has been characterized, I support releasing the transcript.

  4. Curtis Cassner:

    If [Simpson’s protected money] is an exempt asset, then it remains an exempt asset [even if given away], generally speaking.

  5. Melissa Chase:

    The Brothers Osbourne power outage is the most awkward musical technical issue since Ashley Simpson SNL hoedown.

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