Examples from the Web for irene
“If agencies had to warranty that children are in good health, agencies would shut down,” said adoption attorney Irene Steffas.Couple Sues Over Russian ‘Bait-and-Switch’ Adoption of Disabled Kids|Tina Traster|October 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A French journalist named Vincent moves to Lisbon to escape the source of his broken heart, a woman named Irene.
To draw Antonio away from Irene, Vincent decides to track down Duck.
Judge Irene Berger asked Hughart who had ordered him to give miners advance word of inspectors.Laurence Leamer on Coal Baron Donald Blankenship’s Downfall|Laurence Leamer|May 11, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Inside the trailer they found the bodies of 60-year-old Irene Celaya and her brother, Francisco Moreno, 61.Inside the Mass Slaying on California’s Tule River Indian Reservation|Christine Pelisek|December 12, 2012|DAILY BEAST
"Well, Irene won't be glad, unless we hurry and get a room fit for her to go into," Audrey retorted sharply.Anxious Audrey|Mabel Quiller-Couch
From what happened last night, I should regard it as a misfortune for Irene if she becomes the vicomte's wife.The Son of Monte-Cristo, Volume II (of 2)|Alexandre Dumas pre
"Mr. Kenmore, I know you will excuse Irene from her dances," she said sweetly.Guy Kenmore's Wife and The Rose and the Lily|Mrs. Alex McVeigh Miller
This prince being only ten years old, his mother Irene acted as regent and assumed the title Augusta.
It is curious to notice that almost identical words were used in Irene Wycherley.Modernities|Horace Barnett Samuel
British Dictionary definitions for irene
Word Origin and History for irene
fem. proper name, from French Irène, from Latin Irene, from Greek Eirene, literally "peace, time of peace."