What does ira mean?

Definitions for ira

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Irish Republican Army, IRA, Provisional Irish Republican Army, Provisional IRA, Provos(noun)

    a militant organization of Irish nationalists who used terrorism and guerilla warfare in an effort to drive British forces from Northern Ireland and achieve a united independent Ireland

  2. individual retirement account, IRA(noun)

    a retirement plan that allows you to contribute a limited yearly sum toward your retirement; taxes on the interest earned in the account are deferred

  3. wrath, anger, ire, ira(noun)

    belligerence aroused by a real or supposed wrong (personified as one of the deadly sins)


  1. Ira

    Ira is a town in Rutland County, Vermont, United States. The population was 432 at the 2010 census. It was named for Ira Allen, brother of Ethan Allen, who fought with the Green Mountain Boys of the Revolutionary War.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'ira' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4830

Anagrams for ira »

  1. air, rai, raï, ria


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ira in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ira in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ed Slott:

    Congress never imagined the IRA to be an estate-planning vehicle.

  2. Home Secretary:

    Almost all of these attacks have been prevented, but as the IRA once boasted, the terrorists only have to be lucky once.

  3. Sharon Carson:

    The common wisdom is to withdraw money from the IRA or 401(k) last, but doing some of that in the early years - or doing some Roth conversion - can help.

  4. An ICI spokesperson:

    The mutual fund industry supports these efforts and clear disclosure of all fees and expenses in connection with any rollover of assets from a 401(k) plan to an IRA.

  5. State Theresa Villiers:

    The IRA still exists, there are some organization structures, they're there for a radically different purpose than in the past and the IRA is not involved in terrorism.

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