Irving

/err"ving/, n.
1. Sir Henry (John Henry Brodribb), 1838-1905, English actor.
2. Washington, 1783-1859, U.S. essayist, story writer, and historian.
3. a city in NE Texas, near Dallas. 109,943.
4. a male given name.

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City (pop., 2000: 191,615), northeastern Texas, U.S. Established in 1903 and incorporated in 1914, the city developed into an industrial hub during the 1950s.

A suburb of Dallas, it is the site of the University of Dallas and DeVry University as well as of Texas Stadium, home of the Dallas Cowboys professional gridiron football team.
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(as used in expressions)
Berlin Irving
Caesar Irving
Fisher Irving
Irving John Winslow
Irving Sir Henry
Irving Washington
Koch Edward Irving
Langmuir Irving
Lewis Clarence Irving
Penn Irving
Thalberg Irving Grant

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  • Irving — ist ein ursprünglich schottischer Familienname, eine Variante des Namens Irvine, der wiederum auf den gleichnamigen Fluss Irvine in der Grafschaft Dumfriesshire zurückgeht. Der Name kommt auch als männlicher Vorname vor. Irving ist der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Irving — puede hacer referencia a: David Irving: historiador revisionista británico. Washington Irving: escritor estadounidense. Irving (Texas). Irving (Nueva York) Técnica de Irving. Irving, personaje de Phineas y Ferb. Autores de nombres científicos… …   Wikipedia Español

  • IRVING (W.) — IRVING WASHINGTON (1783 1859) La vie du «premier homme de lettres» américain couvre presque exactement une phase cruciale de l’histoire de la jeune nation. Né en 1783, dans la cité de New York, l’année où le traité de Paris met fin à la guerre… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Irving — Irving, IL U.S. village in Illinois Population (2000): 2484 Housing Units (2000): 204 Land area (2000): 0.817605 sq. miles (2.117588 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.817605 sq. miles (2.117588… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Irving — (spr. örrwing), 1) Washington, amerikan. Schriftsteller, geb. 3. April 1783 in New York, gest. 28. Nov. 1859 bei New York, begann im Columbia College daselbst das Rechtsstudium, mußte aber seiner Gesundheit wegen Luftveränderung suchen und ging… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Irving, IL — U.S. village in Illinois Population (2000): 2484 Housing Units (2000): 204 Land area (2000): 0.817605 sq. miles (2.117588 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.817605 sq. miles (2.117588 sq. km) FIPS …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Irving, TX — U.S. city in Texas Population (2000): 191615 Housing Units (2000): 80293 Land area (2000): 67.227743 sq. miles (174.119047 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.443328 sq. miles (1.148213 sq. km) Total area (2000): 67.671071 sq. miles (175.267260 sq. km)… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Irving — m Scottish and English (chiefly U.S.): transferred use of the Scottish surname, which originated as a local name from a place in the former county of Dumfriesshire. The surname variant Irvine (which in most cases comes from a place in Ayrshire)… …   First names dictionary

  • Irving — Irving, Henry Irving, Washington …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Irving — (spr. Irwing), 1) Washington, geb. den 3. April 1783 in New York, wo sein aus Schottland stammender Vater sich als Kaufmann niedergelassen hatte, besuchte seit 1800 das Columbia College in New York, gab jedoch aus Gesundheitsrücksichten seine… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

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