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Definition of rand:

  1. A border, edge, or margin; a thin inner sole, as of cork.

Rand \r(a)-nd\

Rand as a boy's name is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Rand is "shield". The name also developed from an Old English word for a river bank.
Related names:
Randall, Randi, randy.

Google Ngram Viewer results for rand:

This graph shows how "rand" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

Examples of usage for rand:

  1. They'd always said: 'Well, you'll never get acquainted with that Russy Rand – The Very Small Person by Annie Hamilton Donnell
  2. July 2, 1793." When he was four years old Finley was sent to a school for very little children, kept by " Old Ma'am Rand – Ten Boys from History by Kate Dickinson Sweetser
  3. When he was near enough to reach, Old Ma'am Rand gripped him firmly and pinned him to her dress with the big pin. – Ten Boys from History by Kate Dickinson Sweetser

Quotes for rand:

  1. It was a good 15 or 20 years before anyone at Rand would be in the same room with me. They didn't want the question raised, 'What's your relationship with Daniel Ellsberg?' And not one of them wrote me a letter because they didn't want a letter of theirs to show up in my trash- which the FBI had been going through.
  2. Don't try to talk anyone out of concentrating his hatred on Ayn Rand or any other dead person. It can't harm the dead. Diverted to a living person, it might actually do harm.
  3. Some major writers have a huge impact, like Ayn Rand, who to my mind is a lousy fiction writer because her writing has no compassion and virtually no humor. She has a philosophical and economical message that she is passing off as fiction, but it really isn't fiction at all.
  4. I tend to really be partial to Ayn Rand, and to The Fountainhead and Atlas Shrugged.