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Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun Walker:

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Definition of the noun walker

What does walker mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: walkers

  1. New Zealand runner who in 1975 became the first person to run a mile in less that 3 minutes and 50 seconds (born in 1952)
  2. a person who travels by foot
  3. a shoe designed for comfortable walking
    • lexical domain: Artifacts - nouns denoting man-made objects
    • more generic word: shoe = footwear shaped to fit the foot (below the ankle) with a flexible upper of leather or plastic and a sole and heel of heavier material
  4. an enclosing framework on casters or wheels; helps babies learn to walk

Specialised definition of the noun walker

Glossary of sports

somebody who goes walking for pleasure and exercise (2008. Dictionary of Leisure, Travel and Tourism. Third edition. A&C Black Publishers Ltd)

Films

  1. "Walker" is a 1987 American-Mexican Acid Western film directed by Alex Cox and starring Ed Harris, Richard Masur, Rene Auberjonois, Peter Boyle, Sy Richardson, Xander Berkeley, Alfonso Arau, Marlee Matlin and Miguel Sandoval. The film is based on the life story of William Walker, the American filibuster who invaded Mexico in the 1850s and made himself President of Nicaragua shortly thereafter. It was written by Rudy Wurlitzer and scored by Joe Strummer, who also plays a small role as a member of Walker's army.
  2. "Walker" a.k.a. "The Walker" is a 2007 American-British drama film written and directed by Paul Schrader. It is an independent production and is the latest installment in Schrader's night workers series of films, starting with Taxi Driver in 1976, followed by American Gigolo in 1980 and Light Sleeper in 1992.
  3. "Walker" is a short film, written and directed by Tsai Ming-liang.

Game

"Walker" is a video game released for the Amiga system in 1993, where the player controls a huge ED-209/mecha styled device fight against military forces in various time periods.

  • mode: Single-player video game
  • developer: Rockstar North
  • genres: Scrolling shooter, Shoot 'em up, Action game
  • publisher: Psygnosis
  • released in (22 years ago)

Characters

  1. Walker is a fictional character from the 2013 film Towheads.
  2. Walker: Ghost cop Walker is a character from Danny Phantom. He is voiced by James Arnold Taylor. His name is a possible reference to Walker: Texas Ranger.
  3. Walker is a fictional character from the 2008 film The Unidentified.
  4. Walker is a fictional character from the 2003 action comedy film The Rundown.
  5. Walker is a fictional character from the 1992 crime drama film The Tigress.
  6. Walker is a fictional film character.
  7. Walker is a fictional character from the film "Frenemies.
  8. Walker is a fictional character in the 2012 family film Cowgirls n' Angels.
  9. Walker is a fictional character from the 1982 film Far East.
  10. Walker is a fictional character from the film "The Man Who Shook the Hand of Vicente Fernandez".

There are other characters with in their name, like Al Walker, Ed Walker, Mo Walker, Air-Walker, Ann Walker, Ben Walker, Dan Walker, Dog Walker, Dr. Walker, Eli Walker, Jay Walker, Jed Walker, Jim Walker, Joe Walker, Jon Walker, Kit Walker, Liz Walker, Lt. Walker, Max Walker and Ms. Walker.

Music

  1. "Walker" is a soundtrack by Joe Strummer, released in 1987. It is the soundtrack to the Alex Cox film of the same name.
    • also known as Walker Soundtrack
    • genre: World music
    • released in (29 years ago)
  2. "Walker" is a composition.
  3. "Walker" is a musical single of Cascadeur.
    • released on (5 years ago)
  4. "Walker" is a musical album of Nope.
    • released on
  5. "Walker" is a composition.

People

  1. Walker a.k.a. Charlotte Walker was a Broadway theater actress from Galveston, Texas. She was the mother of character actress Sara Haden.
  2. Walker a.k.a. Chris Morgan is a two-time world champion and Olympic medal winning rower from Adelaide, South Australia.
  3. Walker a.k.a. Samuel Walker Shepard is the son of Sam Shepard and Jessica Lange.
  4. Walker was an English first-class cricketer who was active in the 1780s for Kent and recorded playing at Bishopsbourne Paddock in September 1790, scoring 0 not out and 0; and taking one wicket.
    • born in (251 years ago) in England
    • nationality: England
    • profession: Cricketer
  5. Walker was an English cricketer. He made a single first-class appearance for Kent in 1822, playing against Marylebone Cricket Club. Batting as an opener, Walker scored six runs in each innings. His partner was Hines.
  6. Walker was the husband of Josette De Lima.

There are other people with in their name, like Alf Walker, Ann Walker, Art Walker, Ben Walker, Bob Walker, Cas Walker, Che Walker, Dan Walker, Dee Walker, Des Walker and many others.

Animal

Walker is a dog actor.

Places

  1. Walker is a city in Cass County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 941 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Cass County.
  2. Walker is a city in Kent County in the U.S. state of Michigan and a suburb of Grand Rapids. The population was 23,537 at the 2010 census.
  3. Walker is a city in Livingston Parish, Louisiana, United States. The population was 6,138 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Baton Rouge Metropolitan Statistical Area. Originally Milton Old Field, it was founded by Cameron Calloway and Ben Todd in 1861.
  4. Walker is a city in Linn County, Iowa, United States. The population was 791 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Cedar Rapids Metropolitan Statistical Area.
  5. Walker is a city in Vernon County, Missouri, United States. The population was 270 at the 2010 census.
  6. Walker is an unincorporated community in Corson County, South Dakota, United States. Although not tracked by the Census Bureau, Walker has been assigned the ZIP code of 57659.
  7. Walker a.k.a. Walker, Kansas: Walker is an unincorporated community in Herzog Township, Ellis County, Kansas, United States. Walker has a post office with ZIP code 67674.
  8. Walker a.k.a. Walker, Wisconsin: Walker is an unincorporated community in the town of Cranmoor, Wood County, Wisconsin, United States.
  9. Walker a.k.a. Walker, West Virginia: Walker is an unincorporated community in Wood County, West Virginia, United States. Walker is located on County Route 7 in eastern Wood County, 4 miles east of West Virginia Route 47, along Walker Creek and the North Bend Rail Trail. Walker has a post office with ZIP code 26180.
  10. Walker a.k.a. Walker, Oregon: Walker is an unincorporated community in Lane County, Oregon, United States. It is located about four miles north of Cottage Grove on Oregon Route 99, near the Coast Fork Willamette River.
  11. Walker a.k.a. Walker, Mono County, California: Walker is a census-designated place in Mono County, California. It is located 3 miles south of Coleville, at an elevation of 5403 feet. The ZIP Code is 96107, and mail to Walker should be addressed Coleville. The population was 721 at the 2010 census, up from 558 as of 2000, according to the Mono County's government website.
  12. Walker a.k.a. Walker, Kentucky: Walker is an unincorporated community located in Knox County, Kentucky, United States.

There are other places with in their name, like Walker's, Walker Bay, Walker Lake, Walker Mill, Walker Park, Walker Basin, Walker County, Walker Township, Page-Walker Hotel, Walker Art Center, Walker Art Gallery, Walker High School, Walker's Country Market, Walker Bay Nature Reserve, Walker Technology College.

Miscellanea

  1. Walker: Walkers are vehicles from the fictional Star Wars universe that traverse the landscape on mechanical legs. They are used by the Old Republic and the Galactic Empire for ground assault or transport. Throughout the saga, walkers have played a pivotal role in the fate of characters and the outcome of battles. Industrial Light and Magic is responsible for their animation and design, often using models, stop-motion animation, and relevant matte paintings to depict their presence in the films.
  2. Walker: A walker or walking frame is a tool for disabled or elderly people who need additional support to maintain balance or stability while walking. The British English common equivalent term for a walker is Zimmer frame, a genericised trademark from Zimmer Holdings, a major manufacturer of such devices and joint replacement parts.
  3. Walker is a school, educational institution.
  4. Walker is an advertising agency based in Zürich, Switzerland.
    • also known as Walker Werbeagentur AG
    • nomination:
      • nominated to Clio Award for Print - "Human Rights"
      • nominated to Clio Award for Film - "Heaven Can Wait"
      • nominated to Clio Award for Facebook Integrated Media - "What Zürich Needs"
      • Clio Award for Print - "Human Rights"
      • Clio Award for Facebook Integrated Media - "What Zürich Needs"
    • official website: www.walker.ag
  5. Walker is a lunar crater that lies on the far side of the Moon. It is located to the northwest of the huge walled plain Apollo. Walker lies equidistant between the craters Plummer to the east and Rumford to the west-southwest.
    • also known as واکر
  6. Walker: In BEAM robotics, a walker is a walking machine that has a driven mode of locomotion by intermittent ground-contacting legs. They usually possess 1 to 12 motors. "Muscle wired" walkers utilizes Nitinol for its actuators.
  7. Walker: A fictional Native American shapeshifter not linked to the moon who turns into a coyote, natural enemy of vampires. Mercedes Thompson, a character created by Patricia Briggs, is the only known surviving Walker left in the Pacific Northwest of the USA.

Phrases with Walker

Phrases starting with the word Walker:

  1. walker hound
  2. walker percy
  3. walker smith
  4. Walker Peaclam
  5. Walker's Killi

Phrases ending with the word Walker:

  1. Baby walker
  2. baby-walker
  3. Bear Walker
  4. fire walker
  5. john walker
  6. Shop-Walker
  7. alice walker
  8. Brown Walker
  9. Floor-Walker
  10. Marsh Walker
  11. Random Walker
  12. Robust Walker
  13. matthew walker
  14. Pacific Walker
  15. Slender Walker

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Walker

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Google previewFor Christian Lovers Only--Leader's Guide (2009)

by Clarence & Ja'Ola Walker, Ja'Ola Walker

Clarence Walker is a born-again servant of the Lord Jesus Christ.

Walker is the author of two books: Biblical Counseling with African-Americans and Breaking Strongholds in the African- American Family published by Zondervan.

Google previewAlaska Highway Flight Log (2017)

A Classic Air Journey: South Carolina to Fairbanks in a 1956 Cessna by William S. Walker

William Walker is a senior writer for the national publication General Aviation News.

Walker is the author of outdoor books on long-distance river paddling, Alpine skiing and adventure travel and has written and edited for newspapers and ...

Google previewReport - Entomological Society of Ontario (1906)

by Charles James Stewart Bethune

Ianassa lignicolor Walker is an insect of trim ...

Google previewProceedings (1903)

by Entomological Society of Ontario

Heterocampa bi-undata Walker is a handsome ample-winged moth. It is grey with an olive tint, and is marked with wavy...

Ianassa l'igm'c0lo'r Walker is an insect of trim and neat appearance. Its fore-wings are whitish grey darkened towards ...

Google previewReport (1907)

by Ontario. Dept. of Agriculture

Heterocampa biundata Walker is a handsome ample-winged moth.

lanassa lignicolor Walker is an insect of trim and neat appearance.

Google previewAnnual Report - Entomological Society of Ontario (1901)

by Entomological Society of Ontario

Heterocampa biundata Walker is a handsome ample-winged moth. II is grey with an olive tint, and is marked with wavy...

Ianassa lignicolor Walker is an insect of trim and neat appearance. Its fore-wings are whitish grey darkened towards the ...

Google previewSessional Papers - Legislature of the Province of Ontario (1907)

by Ontario. Legislative Assembly

Heteroeampa biundata Walker is a handsome ample-winged moth. R is grey with an olive tint, and is marked with wavy...

Ianassa lignicolor Walker is an insect of trim and neat appearance. Its fore-wings are whitish grey darkened towards the ...

Google previewSessional Papers ... of the Legislative Assembly of the Province of Ontario ... (1907)

by Ontario. Legislative Assembly

Heterocampa biundata Walker is a handsome ample-winged moth.

lanassa lignicolor Walker is an insect of trim and neat appearance.

Google previewReport of the Minister of Agriculture and Food (1907)

by Ontario. Dept. of Agriculture and Food

Heterocampa biundata Walker is a handsome ample-winged moth. It is grey with an olive tint, and is marked with wavy...

Ianassa lignicolor Walker is an insect of trim and neat appearance. Its fore-wings are whitish grey darkened towards the ...

Google preview100 Things Bulldogs Fans Should Know & Do Before They Die (2010)

by Jon Nelson

Herschel Walker is an original. Herschel Walker is a legend. More importantly, Herschel Walker will always be a Georgia Bulldog, ...

Google previewSpirit and Nature (2011)

The Study of Christian Spirituality in a Time of Ecological Urgency by Timothy Hessel-Robinson, Ray Maria McNamara

Harris Alice Walker is a Pulitzer Prize-winning author and global activist committed to a liberating vision of justice for humanity and the earth. Active in many movements such as the Civil Rights movement, the Feminist movement, ...

Google previewThe Best American Essays 2014 (2014)

by John Jeremiah Sullivan, Robert Atwan

Jerald Walker is the author of Street Shadows: A Memoir of Race, Rebellion, and Redemption, recipient of the PEN New England/L. L. Winship Award for Nonfiction.

Walker is an associate professor of creative writing at Emerson College.

Google previewImages from the Neocerebellum (2007)

by George A. Walker

Walker is an award-winning wood engraver, book artist, designer, teacher, author and illustrator who has been creating artwork and artist's books and publishing with a variety of both private and commercial imprints since 1984.

Google previewHandbook of Applied Developmental Science (2003)

Promoting Positive Child, Adolescent, and Family Development Through Research, Policies, and Programs by Richard M. Lerner, Francine Jacobs, Donald Wertlieb

Deborah Klein Walker is the Associate Commissioner for Programs and Prevention at the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. A developmental psychologist, Walker received an Ed.D. in 1978 from the Harvard Graduate School of ...

Google previewMothership (2016)

Tales from Afrofuturism and Beyond by Bill Campbell, Edward Austin Hall

Walker is an engineer working in Portland, Oregon.

Google previewIllinois Historical (1909)

by Newton Bateman, Paul Selby

Walker is a Republican, and ...

Google previewWalker's Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language (1830)

Abridged for the Use of Schools, Containing ... Principles of English Pronunciation with the Proper Names that Occur in the Sacred Scriptures; to which is ... Added a Selection of Geographical Proper Names and Derivatives by John Walker

Walker is the best guide to a correct and elegant pronunciation of our language of which we can at present boast. It should not, however, be considered as a perfect standard of orthoëpy; ...

Google previewWalker's Pronouncing Dictionary (1857)

In which the Accentuation, Orthography, and Pronunciation of the English Language are Distinctly Shown by John Walker, P. Austin Nuttall

'Walker, were in current use, have now become obsolete ; while many others, owing to the progress of knowledge, the extension 01 literature, or the usages of fashion, have sprung into existence. “ As politeness increases,” says Dr. Johnson , ...

Google previewWalker's Rhyming Dictionary of the English Language (1983)

by John Walker, Lawrence H. Dawson, Michael B. Freeman

John Walker, Lawrence H. Dawson, Michael B. Freeman. ABBREVIATIONS IIIOOOQ 00.000 RHYMING DICTIONARY A indehnlto article. m lnt. Bleat oi a. 8-. . adv. anc. aux. avoir. . B.A. . O . C. . C.G.S. ch. colloq. cond. oonj. contr. contr.phr. cp.

Google previewWalker's Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Languge (1834)

Abridged for the Use of Schools : Containing a Compendium of the Principles of English Pronunciation with Proper Names that Occur in the Sacred Scriptures : to which is Likewise Added, a Selection of Geographical Proper Names and Derivatives by John Walker

Walker a the best guide to a correct and elegant pronunciation of our lauguage f which we can at present boast It should not, however, be considered , as a perfect standall of ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Slave Resistance and Rebellion (2007)

by Junius P. Rodriguez

Walker, David (1785-1830) The most vocal supporter of slave revolt as the only effective means to destroy the "peculiar institution" that existed in the U.S. South, free black author David Walker was feared by slaveholders as a firebrand who ...

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Quotes about Walker

Pink.
Pink is a shade of red.
Red stands for blood.
But pink stands for love.
How do two colors so similar mean two different things?

-Vanity Walker- (Vanity Walker)
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Scrabble value of W4A1L1K5E1R1

The value of this 6-letter word is 13 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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