Definitions

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  • proper noun A surname.

Etymologies

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From a mostly Scottish variant of Adkin and Atkin, diminutives of the given name Adam.

Examples

  • Also, the last name of David Aitken, an executive at the company, was incorrectly spelled Aitkin in some editions.

    Corrections & Amplifications

  • Robert Congel was mistakenly referred to as Roger Congel and David Aitken's name was mispelled as Aitkin in an earlier version of this story.

    Pyramid Cos.' Carousel Plan Rides Again

  • Jane Aitkin, co-founder of the New Hampshire Tea Party Coalition, said she wished the 60% or so of voters who aren't backing Mr. Romney would unite behind the second person in line so we can knock out Mitt.

    Romney's Odd New Hampshire Odds

  • So I got a visit to lovely Aitkin without much to do there.

    6.23.2009 « Photo-a-Day

  • Good thing, because about an hour after it came out of the ground a sheriff came by to serve me with a supoena hearing in Aitkin, no big deal.

    7.28.2009 « Photo-a-Day

  • Up in Brainerd now – got back from the Aitkin jail, need to visit the jail here and drive home.

    1.29.2009 « Photo-a-Day

  • The bank clock read negative 21 degrees on the way from Brainerd to Aitkin this morning.

    1.13.2009 « Photo-a-Day

  • Up in Brainerd now – got back from the Aitkin jail, need to visit the jail here and drive home.

    2009 January « Photo-a-Day

  • So I got a visit to lovely Aitkin without much to do there.

    2009 June « Photo-a-Day

  • I had to go to Aitkin today, so I drove back through Garrison on Lake Mille Lacs.

    2009 January « Photo-a-Day

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