Examples from the Web for virginia
Even though clerks in Virginia, Colorado, Utah, and other states have been doing exactly that.The Back Alley, Low Blow-Ridden Fight to Stop Gay Marriage in Florida Is Finally Over|Jay Michaelson|January 5, 2015|DAILY BEAST
I first saw Marvin when I was ten years old, living with my parents in Arlington, Virginia.The Story Behind Lee Marvin’s Liberty Valance Smile|Robert Ward|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The former Virginia governor was once the golden boy of the GOP.
I was a part of this tour, debating Meyer in Richmond, Virginia in April.
Further, in the Super Tuesday states of Florida, Texas, and Virginia, Paul is operating at a decided disadvantage.
I stopped at the end of the walk and saw the sunshine out over the wide 'Virginia meadows.'Ten American Girls From History|Kate Dickinson Sweetser
Virginia had often tempted me to try it on and see how well I'd look in a dress of that kind.Patchwork|Anna Balmer Myers
Turner insurrection, and he thought his method would speedily put an end to it, both in Maryland and Virginia.John Brown|Frederick Douglass
Fox-hunting for two centuries has been the natural pastime of the Virginia gentry.The Doctor's Red Lamp|Various
Of course, however, it is one thing to be admitted to Virginia society and another to belong to it by right.American Adventures|Julian Street
British Dictionary definitions for virginia (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for virginia (2 of 2)
Word Origin and History for virginia
British colony in North America, name appears on a map in 1587, named for Elizabeth I, the Virgin Queen. The fem. proper name is from Latin Virginia, fem. of Virginius, earlier Verginius, probably related to Vergilius (cf. virgilian).
Culture definitions for virginia
State in the eastern United States bordered by West Virginia and Maryland to the north, the Atlantic Ocean to the east, North Carolina and Tennessee to the south, and Kentucky to the west. Its capital is Richmond, and its largest city is Virginia Beach.