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“… inspired Darwin to board the Beagle you …”

meanings of darwin


  1. A ghost town in Webb County, Texas, United States.
  2. A municipality of Río Negro province, Argentina.
  3. An unincorporated community in Darwin Township, Clark County, Illinois, United States.
  4. An unincorporated community in Pushmataha County, Oklahoma, United States.
  5. An unincorporated community in Dickenson County, Virginia, United States.
  6. A settlement on the peninsula of Lafonia, East Falkland island, Falkland Islands.
  7. A surname, especially referring to Charles Darwin (1809-1882), British naturalist and founder of the theory of evolution by natural selection.
  8. The capital city of the Northern Territory, Australia.
  9. An unincorporated community and census-designated place in Inyo County, California, United States.
  10. A male given name transferred from the surname, deriving from the Old English name Dēorwine and revived through the surname.
  11. A tiny city in Meeker County, Minnesota, United States.
  12. A ghost town in Tasmania, Australia.
  13. A ghost town in Fresno County, California, United States.
  14. A small unincorporated community in Bedford Township, Meigs County, Ohio, United States.


  1. A unit of evolutionary change in evolutionary biology.

darwin frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word darwin occurs in english on average 4.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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1) business and work;

2) education, science, and technology;

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4) people, society, and culture;

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