Craigavon

biographical name Craig·av·on \ krā-ˈga-vən \

Definition of Craigavon

1st Viscount 1871–1940 James Craig British statesman; 1st prime minister of Northern Ireland (1921–40)

Craigavon

geographical name Craig·av·on \ krā-ˈga-vən \

Definition of Craigavon

district of central Northern Ireland south of Lough Neagh; established 1974 area 147 square miles (381 square kilometers), population 93,000

Learn More about craigavon


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up Craigavon? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

readily predictable

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

The Exceptions Quiz III

  • one-green-toy-robot-amidst-many-red-toy-robots
  • Which of these words does not mean "nonsense"?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Citation

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!