Irwin

[ ur-win ]
/ ˈɜr wɪn /
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noun

Wallace,1875–1959, U.S. journalist and humorist.
his brotherWilliam HenryWill, 1873–1948, U.S. novelist, short-story writer, and journalist.
a male given name.

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Irwin

/ (ˈɛːwɪn) /

noun

Steve, full name Stephen Robert Irwin, known as 'The Crocodile Hunter'. 1962–2006, Australian zoologist, environmentalist and maker of television wildlife documentaries; died following wounding by a stingray
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Word Origin and History for irwin

Irwin

masc. proper name, Old English Eoforwine "boar-friend;" often confused with Irving, Irvin, which are from Irvine, Ayrshire, or Irving, Dumfries.

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