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  1. uhnoun

    An occurrence of the interjection "uh".

  2. uhinterjection

    Expression of confusion or uncertainty.

    Uh, who was that?

  3. uhinterjection

    Space filler or pause during conversation.

    Uh, let me see...


  1. Uh

    Uh is a filler word or sound commonly used in spoken language to indicate hesitation, uncertainty, or a need for additional time to think or formulate a response. It serves as a pause or placeholder in conversation and does not carry specific meaning on its own.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. UH

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Uh is ranked #114424 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Uh surname appeared 153 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Uh.

    81% or 124 total occurrences were Asian.
    14.3% or 22 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    3.2% or 5 total occurrences were White.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of uh in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of uh in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of uh in a Sentence

  1. Reigs Philbin:

    I haven’t seen her, I don’t see her, she lived downtown, and now I hear she’s on the East Side and, uh, you know.

  2. Jerry Coleman:

    They've taken the foot off Johnny Grubb. Uh, they've taken the shoe off Johnny Grubb.

  3. John Kasich:

    A lot of them do jobs that they're willing to do and, uh, that's why in the hotel you leave a little tip, this lady wrote me in my hotel there in L.A. She wrote this note. It said, 'I really want you to know that I care about your stay.' Is that just the greatest thing?

  4. Ralph Kiner:

    Hello, everybody. Welcome to Kiner's Corner. This is....uh. I'm...uh

  5. Jim Zelenka:

    If you choose not to live in a cluster, uh, dorm...

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