Irving

Colors Related to this Name: Green

Qualities Related to this Name: Philosophical, Spiritual

Popularity: This is a popular name in the US. Ranking #1322 in 2013 and #1443 in 2014.

Famous People

Irving Stone (Writer), Irving Wallace (Writer), Irving Bacon (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Irving Pichel (Movie Actor), Irving Kaufman (Singer), Irving Cummings (Movie Actor), Irving Shulman (Writer), Irving Allen Lee (TV Actor)

Meaning

In English

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

Meaning(s):

-A city in Illinois

-A city in Texas

-A town in Wisconsin

-( male name -comes from the last names language-) transferred from the last name. Used by English-spesimilarg Jews to anglicize Israel.

-(last name -comes from the Scottish Gaelic language-)