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Definition of the noun drake

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noun - plural: drakes

  1. English explorer and admiral who was the first Englishman to circumnavigate the globe and who helped to defeat the Spanish Armada (1540-1596)
  2. adult male of a wild or domestic duck
    • lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
    • more generic word: duck = small wild or domesticated web-footed broad-billed swimming bird usually having a depressed body and short legs

Alternative definition of the noun drake

noun

  1. A male duck.
  2. A mayfly used as fishing bait.
  3. A type of dragon.

People

  1. Drake: Aubrey Drake Graham, who records under the mononym Drake, is a Canadian rapper and songwriter. He was born in Toronto, Ontario. He first garnered recognition for his role as Jimmy Brooks on the television series Degrassi: The Next Generation. He later rose to prominence as a rapper, releasing several mixtapes like Room for Improvement before signing to Lil Wayne's Young Money Entertainment in June 2009.
    • also known as Aubrey Drake Graham, Aub, Aubrey Graham, Aubrey
    • born on (29 years ago) in Toronto, child of Dennis Graham and Sandi Graham
    • ethnicity: African American
    • nationality: Canada
    • religion: Judaism
    • education:
    • profession: Actor, singer, songwriter, rapper, voice actor, composer, record producer
    • member of musical groups:
    • genres: Pop music, Contemporary R&B, Rhythm and blues, Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Hip Hop
    • albums: "HYFR", "Take Care", "Thank Me Later", "So Far Gone", "Comeback Season", "Room for Improvement", "9AM in Dallas", "Over", "Make Me Proud", "Find Your Love", "Headlines", "Heartbreak Drake", "Best I Ever Had", "The Future of the Future", "I'm Ready For You", "5AM In Toronto", "Started From the Bottom", "Girls Love Beyoncé", "Fancy", "Young Money All Stars, Part 2", "Successful", "Nothing Was the Same", "Hold On, We're Going Home", "Trust Issues", "Club Paradise", "Forever", "All Me", "I'm Goin' In", "Miss Me", "Marvins Room", "The Motto", "Crew Love", "Replacement Girl", "I'm On One", "The Gift Without a Curse", "Know Bout Me", "Versace", "0 To 100 / The Catch Up", "Views From the 6", "Only", "How About Now"
    • filmography:
    • TV series: played Jimmy Brooks in "Degrassi: The Next Generation" between and (8 years)
    • some of the nominations and awards:
        • nominated to Grammy Award for Best Rap Song - "Best I Ever Had", with Boi-1da
        • nominated to Grammy Award for Best Rap Solo Performance - "Best I Ever Had"
        • nominated to MTV Video Music Award for Artist to Watch - "Best I Ever Had"
        • BET Hip Hop Award for Who New? Rookie of the Year
        • nominated to Grammy Award for Best New Artist
        • nominated to Grammy Award for Best Rap Solo Performance - "Over" (Track from: Thank Me Later)
        • nominated to Grammy Award for Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group - "Fancy" (Track from: Thank Me Later), with T.I. & Swizz Beatz
        • nominated to Grammy Award for Best Rap Album - "Thank Me Later"
        • nominated to MTV Video Music Award for Best Hip-Hop Video - "Forever", with Kanye West, Lil Wayne, Eminem
        • nominated to MTV Video Music Award for Best Male Video - "Find Your Love"
        • nominated to Juno Award for Breakthrough Artist of the Year
        • nominated to Juno Award for Rap Recording of the Year - "So Far Gone"
        • nominated to Juno Award for Rap Recording of the Year - "Still Fly", with U.G.O Crew & Big Page
        • nominated to Juno Award for Single of the Year - "Best I Ever Had"
        • Juno Award for Breakthrough Artist of the Year
        • Juno Award for Rap Recording of the Year - "So Far Gone"
        • BET Award for Best Male Hip-Hop Artist
        • BET Hip Hop Award for MVP of the Year
        • nominated to Billboard Music Award for Top Male Artist
        • nominated to Billboard Music Award for Top Rap Artist
        • nominated to Billboard Music Award for Top Billboard 200 Album - "Take Care"
        • nominated to Billboard Music Award for Top Rap Album - "Take Care"
        • nominated to MTV Video Music Award for Best Hip-Hop Video - "HYFR", with Lil Wayne
        • nominated to MTV Video Music Award for Best Male Video - "Take Care", with Rihanna
        • nominated to American Music Award for Artist of the Year
        • nominated to American Music Award for Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Artist
        • nominated to American Music Award for Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Album - "Take Care"
        • nominated to MTV Video Music Award for Best Art Direction - "Take Care" (Art Director: Jeff Higinbotham), with Rihanna
        • nominated to MTV Video Music Award for Best Cinematography - "Take Care" (Director of Photography: Kasper Tuxen), with Rihanna
        • nominated to MTV Video Music Award for Video of the Year - "Take Care", with Rihanna
        • nominated to Grammy Award for Best Rap Performance - "HYFR (Hell Ya F*****g Right)" (Featuring Lil' Wayne / Take Care)
        • nominated to Grammy Award for Best Rap Album - "Take Care", with Noel "Gadget" Campbell & Noah "40" Shebib
        • nominated to Grammy Award for Best Rap Song - "The Motto" (Track from: Take Care (Drake feat. Lil' Wayne)), with Lil Wayne, Tyler James Williams, Noah "40" Shebib
        • nominated to Juno Fan Choice Award
        • nominated to Juno Award for Album of the Year - "Take Care"
        • nominated to Juno Award for Artist of the Year
        • nominated to Juno Award for Rap Recording of the Year - "Take Care"
        • MTV Video Music Award for Best Hip-Hop Video - "HYFR", with Lil Wayne
        • Grammy Award for Best Rap Album - "Take Care" (Artist, Engineer/Mixer, Producer), with Noel "Gadget" Campbell & Noah "40" Shebib
        • Juno Award for Rap Recording of the Year - "Take Care"
        • BET Award for Best Male Hip-Hop Artist
        • BET Hip Hop Award for Best Hip Hop Video - "HYFR", with Lil Wayne
        • BET Hip Hop Award for People's Champ - "No Lie", with 2 Chainz
        • NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Duo or Group, with Mary J. Blige
        • nominated to People's Choice Award for Favorite Hip-Hop Artist
        • nominated to Juno Fan Choice Award
        • nominated to Billboard Music Award for Top Male Artist
        • nominated to Billboard Music Award for Top Streaming Artist
        • nominated to Billboard Music Award for Top Rap Artist
        • BET Award for Best Collaboration - "Fuckin' Problems", with Kendrick Lamar, 2 Chainz, ASAP Rocky
        • BET Award for Video of the Year - "Started from the Bottom"
        • BET Award for Viewer's Choice - "Started from the Bottom"
        • BET Hip Hop Award for Best Hip Hop Video - "Started from the Bottom"
        • BET Hip Hop Award for Best Collabo, Duo or Group - "F**kin' Problems", with ASAP Rocky, Kendrick Lamar, 2 Chainz
        • BET Hip Hop Award for Best Club Banger - "Pop That", with French Montana, Lil Wayne, Rick Ross
        • BET Hip Hop Award for Best Track of the Year - "Started From the Bottom", with Noah "40" Shebib & Mike Zombie
        • BET Hip Hop Award for People's Champ - "Started From the Bottom"
        • nominated to World Music Award for World’s Best Song - "Started from the Bottom"
        • nominated to World Music Award for World’s Best Song - "Take Care", with Rihanna
        • Juno Award for Rap Recording of the Year - "Nothing Was the Same"
        • BET Award for Best Male Hip-Hop Artist
        • MTV Video Music Award for Best Hip-Hop Video - "Hold On (We’re Going Home)", with Majid Jordan
    • official website: www.drakeofficial.com
  2. Drake a.k.a. Jessica Drake is an award winning American pornographic actress, AVN and XRCO Hall of Fame inductee, and sex educator.
  3. Drake a.k.a. Fabia Drake OBE was a British actress whose professional career spanned almost 73 years during the 20th century.
  4. Drake a.k.a. Blake Pollack is a Film Producer.
  5. Drake a.k.a. Shacolby Randell is an actor.
  6. Drake is an electronic DJ.

There are other people with in their name, like Bob Drake, Dan Drake, Jay Drake, Jed Drake, Jen Drake, Kim Drake, Ron Drake, Ted Drake, Tom Drake, Adam Drake and many others.

Characters

  1. Drake a.k.a. Count Dracula is the title character and primary antagonist of Bram Stoker's 1897 Gothic horror novel Dracula. He is considered thus to be both the prototypical and the archetypical vampire in subsequent works of fiction. Some aspects of the character are believed to have been inspired by the 15th-century Romanian general and Wallachian Prince Vlad III the Impaler, who was also known as Dracula. Other character aspects have been added or altered in subsequent popular media fictional works. The character has subsequently appeared frequently in popular culture, from films to animated media to breakfast cereals.
  2. Drake is a fictional character from Annie.
  3. Drake is a fictional character from the 2011 film You're Next.
  4. Drake is a fictional character from 2001 drama film The Believer.
  5. Drake is a fictional character from Killer Ink.
  6. Drake is a fictional character from the 2010 film Madness.
  7. Drake is a fictional character from the 1984 film Warriors of the Year 2072.
  8. Drake is a fictional character from the 2003 film One Piece The Movie: Dead End Adventure.
  9. Drake is a fictional character from the 1938 film Test Pilot.
  10. Drake is a fictional character in the animated film The Lion of Judah.
  11. Drake is a fictional character in the 2011 action/comedy film Hobo with a Shotgun.
  12. Drake is a fictional character from the 1953 film East of Sumatra.
  13. Drake is a fictional character from the 2006 film ThanXgiving.
  14. Drake is a fictional character in the 1995 animated family film The Pebble and the Penguin.
  15. Drake is a fictional character from the 1968 film Ace High.
  16. Drake is a fictional character from the film Spy Ship.
  17. Drake is a fictional character from the 2007 film The Game Plan.
  18. Drake is a fictional character from the 2000 film Dragonheart: A New Beginning.
  19. Drake is a fictional character from the 1999 science fiction, drama film Babylon 5: A Call to Arms.
  20. Drake is a fictional character from the 2004 film Curse of the Komodo.
  21. Drake is a fictional film character.
  22. Drake is a fictional character from the film Boychoir.
  23. Drake is a fictional character from the 2009 film Haunting of Winchester House.
  24. Drake is one the main hero characters on the animated television series Princess Gwenevere and the Jewel Riders.
  25. Drake is a fictional character from the 1954 film The Yellow Mountain.
  26. Drake is a fictional character from the 2009 film Hardwired.
  27. Drake is a fictional character from the 2009 film Transmorphers: Fall of Man.
  28. Drake is a fictional character from the 2010 film Tracker.
  29. Drake is a fictional character from the 2013 film Escape Plan.
  30. Drake is a fictional character from the 2014 film Broken Gardenias.
  31. Drake is a fictional character from the TV Series Star-Crossed.
  32. Drake is a fictional character in the film Blade: Trinity.
  33. Drake is a fictional character in the Pokᅢᄅmon video game series. He is a member of Hoenn's Elite Four and the fourth you will face. He is an expert on Dragon-types.
  34. Drake is a fictional film character.
  35. Drake is a fictional film character.
  36. Drake is a fictional film character.
  37. Drake is a fictional film character.

There are other characters with in their name, like Bob Drake, Dan Drake, Ted Drake, Tim Drake, Alex Drake, Evan Drake, Jack Drake, Jeff Drake, John Drake, Mrs. Drake, Noah Drake, Billy Drake, Bobby Drake, Brian Drake, Drake Moore, Drake Stone, Frank Drake, Judge Drake, Linda Drake and Logan Drake.

Music

"Drake" is a composition.

Places

  1. Drake is a town in McHenry County, North Dakota, United States. The population was 275 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Minot Micropolitan Statistical Area. Drake was founded in 1902 and named after Herman Drake, a settler.
  2. Drake is an unincorporated community in Larimer County, Colorado located in the Big Thompson Canyon between Estes Park, Colorado and Loveland, Colorado near Rocky Mountain National Park. A U.S. Post Office is also situated in the county ZIP Code 80515. The 2010 population of Drake was 1,010.
  3. Drake is an unincorporated community in Yavapai County, Arizona, United States, and a station on the Burlington Northern and Santa Fe Railway. Drake is also the junction and western terminus of the Verde Canyon Railroad. Drake is the site of the old Hell Canyon Bridge, formerly used by US Route 89, now on the National Register of Historic Places.
  4. Drake is an election ward within Plymouth, Devon, England. One of the main roads from the city to Tavistock and Dartmoor runs through the ward. In the past it played an important role in the supply of water to Plymouth, and it was the location of both a fatal bomb explosion and a large unexploded bomb during the Plymouth Blitz. The University of Plymouth has its main campus in this ward and the large student population has led to part of it being designated as one of the four areas subject to Designated Public Places Orders in the city. It is also the location of the city's main railway station, museum and public library.
  5. Drake is a rural Saskatchewan village that lies just west of highway 20, approximately 11 KM south of its intersection with the Yellowhead Highway. It has a population of about 247 people.
    • also known as Drake, Saskatchewan; Drake, Canada
    • part of Canada
  6. Drake a.k.a. Drake, Kentucky: Drake is an unincorporated community in Warren, Kentucky, United States. It was also known as Old Drake.
  7. Drake a.k.a. Drake, Illinois: Drake, or Hanks Station, is an unincorporated community located in Greene County, Illinois, USA between the town of Patterson and the White Hall/Hillview blacktop. The unofficial population is around 10 people.
  8. Drake a.k.a. Drake, South Carolina: Drake is an unincorporated community in Marlboro County, South Carolina, United States.

There are other places with in their name, like Drake Park, Drake University, Drake University Law School and Drake Circus Shopping Centre.

Miscellanea

  1. Drake is a website.
  2. Drake: A drake is type of fairy figure found across European folklore that mixes the characteristics of fairy beings and dragons.

Phrases with Drake

Phrases starting with the word Drake:

  1. Drake Equation
  2. Drake-Brockmania

Phrases ending with the word Drake:

  1. wood drake
  2. francis drake
  3. sir francis drake

Other phrases containing the word Drake:

  1. Genus Drake-Brockmania
  2. Asystasia Drake-Brockmanii
  3. Species Asystasia Drake-Brockmanii

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Drake

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Google previewHungers of the Heart (2008)

by Jenna Black

Drake is a Killer vampire.

Google previewGrea’nock (2011)

The Tree of Two Worlds and the Shadows of Elvendom by James Ramey

A land drake is a small creature no larger than a bear before migrating to the sea. However, when it returns a full-grown land dragon, it is the size of the largest of trees. Other breeds, you can scarcely tell the difference in size between adult ...

Google previewThe Angler's Guide (1815)

Being a Complete Practical Treatise on Angling: Containing the Whole Art of Trolling, Bottom and Float-fishing, Fly-fishing, and Trimmer-angling, for Sea, River, and Pond Fish ... by Thomas Frederick Salter

The brown or dun drake is a good fly in the middle of the day, particularly if the weather proves gloomy. The horse-fly will also take fish during the whole of April, but best late in the evening. MAY. The stone-fly may be used all this month with ...

Google previewRedemption (2012)

(Ryan Drake 1) by Will Jordan

Ryan Drake is a man who finds people who don't want to be found.

Google previewSloane's Medical Word Book - E-Book (2014)

by Ellen Drake

Author Ellen Drake is a nationally known speaker and expert in medical transcription. New terms ensure that you have the most up-to-date information available.

Google previewThe Baby Who Saved Dr. Cynical (2012)

by Connie Cox

Jason Drake is a brilliant diagnostician—the man everyone turns to for answers when they cannot diagnose a sick child.

Google previewThe Facts on File Dictionary of Marine Science (2008)

by Barbara Charton, John Tietjen

Drake, Sir Francis continent and constitutes the southern boundary of the North Sea and its connection to the English Channel. The strait is about 33 km (21 miles) wide at its narrowest point, and about as long. Since it is in the shallowest part ...

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Small photo of DRAKE PASSAGE - FEBRUARY 23, 2011: Dutch three-masted tallship 'bark Europa' crossing the Drake Passage waterway near Cape Horn. Wide angle shot taken from the bowsprit on open sea.Small photo of LONDON - JUL 11, 2015: Drake ( Aubrey Drake Graham ) seen at Wimbledon Championships on Jul 11, 2015 in LondonSmall photo of LONDON - JULY 6, 2015: Drake seen at the Wimbledon Championships on Jul 6, 2015 in LondonSmall photo of Drake Bell at the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards held at the Forum in Inglewood, USA on August 27, 2017.Small photo of LONDON - JULY 6, 2015: Drake seen at the Wimbledon Championships on Jul 6, 2015 in LondonSmall photo of LAS VEGAS - MAY 21: Drake at the 2017 Billboard Awards Press Room at the T-Mobile Arena on May 21, 2017 in Las Vegas, NVSmall photo of LONDON - JUL 11, 2015: Drake ( Aubrey Drake Graham ) seen at Wimbledon Championships on Jul 11, 2015 in London More...

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Quotes about Drake

There must be a beginning of any great matter, but the continuing unto the end until it be thoroughly finished yields the true glory. (Francis Drake)
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Scrabble value of D2R1A1K5E1

The value of this 5-letter word is 10 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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