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ˈtɛnˌpɛn i, -pə niten·pen·ny

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  1. tenpennyadjective

    Having a value or cost of tenpence.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tenpennyadjective

    valued or sold at ten pence; as, a tenpenny cake. See 2d Penny, n

  2. Tenpennyadjective

    denoting a size of nails. See 1st Penny

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Tenpenny

    ten′pen-i, adj. worth or sold at tenpence.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Tenpenny is ranked #33121 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Tenpenny surname appeared 691 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Tenpenny.

    88.1% or 609 total occurrences were White.
    5% or 35 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    4.9% or 34 total occurrences were Black.
    1.3% or 9 total occurrences were of two or more races.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tenpenny in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tenpenny in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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