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ˈɜr vɪŋIrv·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Irving, Washington Irving(noun)

    United States writer remembered for his stories (1783-1859)

  2. Irving, John Irving(noun)

    United States writer of darkly humorous novels (born in 1942)

Wiktionary

  1. Irving(ProperNoun)

    transferred from the surname. Used by English-speaking Jews to anglicize Israel.

    Etymology: Variant of the Scottish habitational surname Irvine, probably from word cognate with Welsh ir, yr "green,fresh" + afon "water".

  2. Irving(ProperNoun)

    Any of a number of places in U.S. named after persons with the surname.

    Etymology: Variant of the Scottish habitational surname Irvine, probably from word cognate with Welsh ir, yr "green,fresh" + afon "water".

Freebase

  1. Irving

    Irving is a city located in the U.S. state of Texas within Dallas County. According to the 2010 U.S. Census, the city population was 216,290 making it the thirteenth most populous city in Texas. Irving is within the Dallas–Plano–Irving metropolitan division of the Dallas–Fort Worth–Arlington metropolitan area, designated by the U.S. Census Bureau and colloquially referred to as the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex. Irving contains the Las Colinas area, which was one of the first master-planned developments in the United States and once the largest mixed-use development in the Southwest with a land area of more than 12,000 acres. Las Colinas includes the Mustangs at Las Colinas, which is the largest equestrian sculpture in the world. A 40-acre tract in Las Colinas is home to the Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas, completed in January 2011. The Dallas Cowboys played at the now-demolished Texas Stadium in Irving from 1971 to 2008. The city plans to build an extensive mixed-use project that spans State Highway 114 on the site. The lead developer is Forest City Enterprises, which is rehabilitating the old Mercantile complex in downtown Dallas into a Rockefeller Center-style mixed-use project.

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Etymology and Origins

  1. Irving

    The patronymic of the late Sir Henry Irving was Brodribb. When he went on the stage he took the name of Irving, out of his admiration of the writings of the American author, Washington Irving. Half-a-century ago no one ever thought of entering the dramatic profession under his own name. Now that the stage has become fashionable actors need no longer be actuated to select a nom de theatre out of regard to family pride.

Anagrams for Irving »

  1. riving

  2. virgin, Virgin

  3. Virgin

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Irving in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Irving in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Irving in a Sentence

  1. Inka Milewski:

    With Irving Oil unable to manage the existing problems and the province unwilling to be more proactive in their enforcement of operating approvals, any talk of building a new 18-tank storage facility and marine terminal is simply irresponsible.

  2. Catherine Abreu of the Ecology:

    When we talk about the two Quebec refineries together, we then see a much poorer performance by Irving.

  3. Cleveland Cavaliers:

    Irving's return to basketball activity is projected to be in three to four months and appropriate updates will be issued as Kevin Love moves through the recovery process.

  4. Calvin Trillin:

    The average trade book has a shelf life of between milk and yogurt, except for books by any member of the Irving Wallace family - they have preservatives.

  5. Chris Hillman:

    The safety and security of our residents is paramount for the city of Irving.

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