What does Murphy mean?

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Mur·phy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. potato, white potato, Irish potato, murphy, spud, tater(noun)

    an edible tuber native to South America; a staple food of Ireland

Wiktionary

  1. Murphy(Noun)

    An Irish or white potato.

  2. Murphy(ProperNoun)

    , the Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Murchadha

  3. Murphy(ProperNoun)

    in occasional use, transferred from the surname.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Murphy(noun)

    a potato

Freebase

  1. Murphy

    Murphy is the county seat and largest city of Cherokee County, North Carolina, United States. It is situated at the confluence of the Hiwassee and Valley Rivers. It is the westernmost county seat in the state of North Carolina, approximately 360 miles from the state capital in Raleigh.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Murphy

    mur′fi, n. (coll.) a potato:—pl. Mur′phies (-fiz). [From the common Irish name Murphy.]

How to pronounce Murphy?

  1. Alex
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How to say Murphy in sign language?

  1. murphy

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Murphy in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Murphy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Murphy in a Sentence

  1. The Supreme Court:

    The State may not carry out Murphy's execution.

  2. Dan Quayle:

    Murphy Brown is doing better than I am. At least she knows she still has a job next year.

  3. Robin Ball:

    Murphy's law just came into play today in so many ways and there are irreversible consequences for that.

  4. Norm Macdonald:

    He will not kick a man when he is down, eddie Murphy, I realize, is not like the rest of us. Eddie does not need the laughs.

  5. Daniel Nardoni:

    I know that the evidence is much stronger with Michelle Murphy, thats the elephant in the courtroom, you have to judge each case separately.

Images & Illustrations of Murphy

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