Type Surname (from location)
Usage Scottish

Meaning & History

Originally derived from the name of a Scottish (North Ayrshire) town, which was named for the River Irvine, derived from Brythonic elements meaning "green water".

Related Names

VariantsIrvin, Irving
Given Name DescendantIrvine(Scottish)
Same SpellingIrvine 2
Entry updated January 21, 2022