What does Sullivan mean?

Definitions for Sullivan
ˈsʌl ə vən; ˈhɛn risul·li·van

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word Sullivan.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Sullivan, Louis Sullivan, Louis Henry Sullivan, Louis Henri Sullivannoun

    United States architect known for his steel framed skyscrapers and for coining the phrase `form follows function' (1856-1924)

  2. Sullivan, Harry Stack Sullivannoun

    United States psychiatrist (1892-1949)

  3. Sullivan, Ed Sullivan, Edward Vincent Sullivannoun

    United States host on a well known television variety show (1902-1974)

  4. Sullivan, Anne Sullivan, Anne Mansfield Sullivannoun

    United States educator who was the teacher and lifelong companion of Helen Keller (1866-1936)

  5. Sullivan, Arthur Sullivan, Arthur Seymour Sullivan, Sir Arthur Sullivannoun

    English composer of operettas who collaborated with the librettist William Gilbert (1842-1900)

Wiktionary

  1. Sullivannoun

    of origin.

ChatGPT

  1. sullivan

    Sullivan is predominantly a surname of Irish origin derived from "Ó Súilleabháin," which means "descendant of Súilleabhán." The personal name Súilleabhán translates to "dark-eyed." Sullivan is a common name in Ireland and the United States, many of the bearers having descended from individuals who emigrated during the Irish diaspora. In different contexts, it may also refer to a place, a company, or an institution.

Wikidata

  1. Sullivan

    Sullivan is a city in Hamilton Township, Sullivan County, Indiana, United States. The population was 4,249 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Terre Haute Metropolitan Statistical Area. The city is the county seat of Sullivan County. The town is served by the Southwest School Corporation, and students go to Sullivan High School.

Suggested Resources

  1. sullivan

    Song lyrics by sullivan -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by sullivan on the Lyrics.com website.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. SULLIVAN

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Sullivan is ranked #105 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Sullivan surname appeared 220,990 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 75 would have the surname Sullivan.

    87.7% or 193,875 total occurrences were White.
    7.1% or 15,757 total occurrences were Black.
    2.3% or 5,282 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.5% or 3,514 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.6% or 1,326 total occurrences were Asian.
    0.5% or 1,260 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.

How to pronounce Sullivan?

How to say Sullivan in sign language?

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Sullivan in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Sullivan in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Sullivan in a Sentence

  1. Jake Sullivan:

    Brittney Griners is wrongfully detained, unjustly detained and we have made that clear as an official determination of the Jake Sullivan government. Second, the Russian government should release Brittney Griners and allow Brittney Griners to be returned and reunited with Brittney Griners family and come home safe and sound.

  2. Michael Flynn:

    This Court must stop him (Sullivan) before he further jeopardizes the legitimacy of the federal judiciary.

  3. Fox News:

    Despite the noise and confusion generated by Dominion and their opportunistic private equity owners, the core of this case remains about freedom of the press and freedom of speech, which are fundamental rights afforded by the Constitution and protected by New York Times v. Sullivan.

  4. Michael McCaul:

    When I spoke to Secretary of State Blinken and national security adviser Jake Sullivan, they both told me that they believe China poses the greatest long-term national security threat to the United States, so it was good to get their assurances on that.

  5. Jordan Taylor:

    Kamui Kobayashi, once a Formula 1 driver and member of Taylors winning team last year, was spectacular and the Japanese driver closed the final three hours to beat No. 77 Mazda Team Joest by more than a minute. The Cadillac was the only car on the lead lap for long stretches of the race. Jordan Taylor, who finished fourth in the Le Mans class, couldnt even remember the last time a Wayne Taylor Racing car won a race without a Taylor in the cockpit. Jordan Taylor first guessed 2004, then amended Jordan Taylor answer to 2008. I think since 2013 we went only one year without finishing on the podium, its an incredible team, an incredible victory, a lot of good guys on the team who are like family. Jordan Taylor stoically watched from the Team Penske pits. I couldnt show too much excitement in our pits, Jordan Taylor said. But very happy for my dad and the whole team. They really deserved it, they were dominant. The race had a record 833 laps, breaking the mark of 808 set two seasons ago. Jordan Taylor now has two wins as a driver one when Jordan Taylor drove for Wayne Taylor Racing and four as a team owner. DragonSpeed USA won the Le Mans Prototype 2 class. BMW Team RLL won the Le Mans class for the second consecutive year. Paul Miller Racing won the GT Daytona Beach class, the slowest but stacked division that had 18 entries including the Aim Vasser Sullivan Lexus RC F GT3 with Kyle Busch. Kyle Busch was really good in Kyle Busch first endurance race, but the team had its share of struggles with attrition and was never a contender. Still, Kyle Busch said hed be interested in a return to sports car racing, especially if Toyota or Lexus moves up to the prototype class, because hed like a shot at racing for the overall win. Hopefully there is some things that Toyotas got up their sleeve as to what kind of class they want to participate in and what kind of cars they want to run over here in the next few years, Kyle Busch said. I would certainly be, Scott Dixon know, all hands on deck to put my hands up to get ready to go for a DP overall win. CLICK HERE TO GET THE FOX NEWS APP New regulations reached for 2022 earlier this weekend would make IMSAs prototype class eligible for the 24 Hours of Le Mans, another race Busch could potentially elbow into in the future. Toyota Racing Development President David Wilson said the manufacturer has no current plans to move up in class with Lexus or enter prototypes with Toyota. We are very happy racing in the GTD Series and we intend to continue as we still have races and championships to win, Development President David Wilson said. We would not rule it out in the future, but at the present time we have no plans to participate. Kyle Busch was highly praised by Kyle Busch teammates, as well as team co-owner Jimmy Vasser, who said not one person in the organization had an issue with the temperamental driver. Kyle Busch impressed. I am not sure why we should be impressed. Hes a NASCAR champion. Hes won more NASCAR races in the modern day than anybody, but it takes a lot of confidence and guts to jump into a discipline that hed never really done before and he did it with ease.

Popularity rank by frequency of use

Sullivan#1#7579#10000

Translations for Sullivan

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for Sullivan »

Translation

Find a translation for the Sullivan definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"Sullivan." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2024. Web. 27 May 2024. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/Sullivan>.

Discuss these Sullivan definitions with the community:

1 Comment
  • Jonathan Creasey
    Jonathan Creasey
    England
    LikeReply8 years ago

Are we missing a good definition for Sullivan? Don't keep it to yourself...

Free, no signup required:

Add to Chrome

Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Free, no signup required:

Add to Firefox

Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Browse Definitions.net

Quiz

Are you a words master?

»
expressing yourself readily, clearly, effectively
A ectomorphic
B incumbent
C eloquent
D unsealed

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for Sullivan: