Craigavon

biographical name
Craig·​av·​on | \ krā-ˈga-vən How to pronounce Craigavon (audio) \

Definition of Craigavon

 (Entry 1 of 2)

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 How to pronounce Craigavon (audio) \

Definition of Craigavon (Entry 2 of 2)

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

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