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Definition of the noun virgin

What does virgin mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: virgins

  1. a person who has never had sex
  2. (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Virgo
  3. the sixth sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about August 23 to September 22

Definition of the adjective virgin

What does virgin mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective - degrees: -

  1. being used or worked for the first time
    • example: virgin wool
    • similar: new
  2. in a state of sexual virginity

Alternative definition of the adjective virgin


  1. In a state of virginity; chaste, not having had sexual intercourse.
  2. Of a physical object, untouched.
  3. Of olive oil, obtained by mechanical means, so that the oil is not altered.
  4. Of mixed drinks, not containing alcohol.


  1. Virgin a.k.a. Virgin Atlantic, a trading name of Virgin Atlantic Airways Limited, is a British airline with its head office in Crawley, West Sussex, England. The airline was established in 1984 as British Atlantic Airways, and was originally planned by its co-founders Randolph Fields and Alan Hellary to fly between London and the Falkland Islands. Soon after changing the name to Virgin Atlantic Airways, Fields sold his shares in the company after disagreements with Richard Branson over the management of the company. The maiden flight from Gatwick to Newark Liberty International Airport took place on 22 June 1984. The airline along with Virgin Holidays is controlled by a holding company Virgin Atlantic Limited which is owned 51% by the Virgin Group and 49% by Delta Air Lines. It is administratively separate from other Virgin-branded airlines.
  2. Virgin a.k.a. Virgin Australia Airlines, formerly Virgin Blue Airlines, is Australia's second-largest airline as well as the largest by fleet size to use the Virgin brand. Now based in Bowen Hills, Brisbane, the airline was co-founded by British businessman Richard Branson, the founder of parent Virgin Group and former Virgin Blue CEO Brett Godfrey. It was established in 2000 with two aircraft operating on a single route, and suddenly found itself catapulted to the position of Australia's second airline after the collapse of Ansett Australia in September 2001. The airline has grown to directly serve 29 cities in Australia from hubs in Brisbane, Melbourne and Sydney, using a fleet of narrow-body Boeing and Embraer jets; and Airbus and Boeing widebody jets.


Virgin was a Polish pop rock band created in 2000 that officially disbanded in 2007. Its lead singer was Dorota Rabczewska.


  1. Virgin is a fictional character from the 1989 film A Tale of Adam Mickiewicz's 'Forefathers' Eve.
  2. Virgin is a fictional character from the 1966 film The Deadly Affair.
  3. Virgin is a fictional character from the 1982 film Blood Tide.
  4. Virgin is a fictional film character.

There are other characters with in their name, like Virgin Mary, Vestal Virgin, Virgin America, The Virgin Mary, The Virgin Queen, Virgin Sacrifice.


  1. "Virgin" is a book by Hanne Blank.
    • also known as "Virgin: The Untouched History"
  2. "Virgin" is a book by Terry Southern.
    • genre: Music
    • subjects: Music, Literature, History, Recording, Great Britain, Social history, Rock music, Music industry
  3. "Virgin" is a book by James Patterson.
  4. "Virgin" is a book by Robin Maxwell.


  1. "Virgin" is a 2003 American film, directed by Deborah Kampmeier and starring Elisabeth Moss, Robin Wright Penn and Daphne Rubin-Vega.
  2. "Virgin" is a 2005 drama film written by Aramantono and directed by Hanny Saputra.
    • also known as Virgin: Ketika Keperawanan Dipertanyakan
    • starring: Uli Auliani
    • released in (10 years ago)
  3. "Virgin" is a film.
    • also known as 처녀도
    • country: South Korea
    • genres: Romance Film, Melodrama


  1. "Virgin" is the first full-length album by South Korean girl group After School. They firstly promoted the album by performing their lead track "Shampoo" along with a tap dance performance to "Let's Step Up". It was released on April 29, 2011 and contains 13 songs. The group has released three music videos for the album: Shampoo, Let's Step Up, and Play Ur Love.
  2. "Virgin": Virgin is first album released by a Polish pop rock band Virgin.
    • genre: Pop rock
    • released on (13 years ago)
  3. "Virgin" is a musical album of Lexi Weege.
    • released on
  4. "Virgin" is a musical single of Immaculate:Grotesque & A Fail Association.
    • released in (11 years ago)
  5. "Virgin" is a musical album of Traffic Sound.
    • released in (47 years ago)
  6. "Virgin" is a musical single of Crane Angels.
    • released on (4 years ago)
  7. "VIRGIN" is a musical album of exist†trace.
    • released on
  8. "Virgin" is a musical album of .


Virgin is a town in Washington County, Utah, United States. The population was 596 at the 2010 census. It is located along the Virgin River, not far from Zion National Park. The elevation is 3,606 feet. It lies on the route of State Route 9.


  1. Virgin a.k.a. Virginity is the state of a person who has never engaged in sexual intercourse. There are cultural and religious traditions which place special value and significance on this state, especially in the case of unmarried females, associated with notions of personal purity, honor and worth.
  2. Virgin: The title Virgin is an honorific that the Eastern Orthodox Church and the Roman Catholic Church bestows to female saints and blesseds who were consecrated virgins, nuns or unmarried women known for a life in chastity. Moreover, being referred to as Virgin can especially mean being a member of the Ordo Virginum, which applies to the consecrated virgins living in the world or in monastic orders.
  3. Virgin is a make of automobile produced by Virgin Racing.

Phrases with Virgin

Phrases starting with the word Virgin:

  1. Virgin Oil
  2. Virgin Chub
  3. virgin mary
  4. virgin wool
  5. virgin birth
  6. Virgin Field
  7. virgin forest
  8. Virgin Nerite
  9. Virgin Timber
  10. Virgin Sulphur
  11. Virgin Thistle
  12. virgin's bower
  13. virgin's-bower
  14. Virgin Islander

Phrases ending with the word Virgin:

  1. the virgin
  2. Extra Virgin
  3. German Virgin
  4. vestal virgin
  5. blessed virgin
  6. Praying Virgin

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Virgin

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Google previewThe Virgin Encyclopedia of The Blues (2013)

by Colin Larkin

CDBoxSet (Virgin 1991) , Ballads +...

VIDEOS: Emerald Aisles ( Virgin Vision1986),Video Singles: Gary Moore(VirginVision 1988), Gary Moore: Live ...

Google previewDictionary Of Saints (2005)

by John J. Delaney

Presentation in the Temple of Our Most Holy Queen, Mother of God and Ever- Virgin Mary. Sts. Philemon and Others with him, Apostles; St. Caecilia. Virgin- Martyr. Amphilochius, Bishop of Iconium, and Gregory. Bishop ofAgrigentum.

Google previewA New Dictionary of Anecdotes illustrative of character and events ... Arranged alphabetically, according to ... subjects (1822)

by George RAMSAY (Compiler.)

While the court was busy in making proselytes to the Roman Catholic faith, and some of the new papists pretended on this occasion to have seen visions; amongst the most forward was Joe Haines the comedian, who declared that the Virgin ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Correspondences, Representatives, and Significatives Derived from the Word of the Lord. Extracted from the Writings of E. Swedenborg. [Abridged Principally from The"Dictionary of Correspondences,"by G. Nicholson.] (1841)

by Emanuel Swedenborg, George NICHOLSON (Incumbent of Little Budworth.)

VIRGIN sig. the Lord's kingdom and also the church, and hence every one who is a kingdom of the Lord, or who is a church, and this from conjugial love which is in chaste virgins; in a proper sense they are virgins, who are in love to the Lord, ...

Google previewMongolian English Dictionary (2013)

by Bawden,

virgin (adj.) ...

Google previewOur Sunday Visitor's Catholic Encyclopedia

It closes with a reflection on the theological and pastoral value of devotion to the Blessed Virgin, pointing out its "effectiveness for renewing the Christian way of life." Marian Year • The dedication of a particular year to the honor of the Blessed ...

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Small photo of Virgin Creek. Virgin Creek, a popular river in Alaska, that is fed by glacier run off.Small photo of A view of Virgin Falls in Virgin Falls State Natural Area, TennesseeSmall photo of LONDON, UK - May 7th 2017: Hand holding Virgin logo. Virgin is a global corporation founded by Sir Richard BransonSmall photo of Manchester Airport, United kingdom - August 30, 2015: Virgin Atlantic Airways Boeing 747-443 cn 30885-1268 G-VROS moment after take off.Small photo of MANCHESTER AIRPORT - MAY 1st 2017: Virgin Atlantic boeing 747-400 preparing to take off at Manchester Airport, UK May 1st, 2017Small photo of Edinburgh, United Kingdom. 17 March 2017 : Virgin Money, Logo sign from exterior shop on Princes Street. It is a financial services brand, currently available in Australia, South Africa and the UKSmall photo of Metekhi St. Virgin Church More...

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BSL Understanding your Virgin Mobile eBill (British Sign Language Version)

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Quotes about Virgin

My career has been 65% virgin and 35% whore. I've refused roles many times because I'd have to lose my integrity, my dreams of doing something worthwhile with regard to character. That's the virgin part of me. (Rod Steiger)
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Scrabble value of V4I1R1G2I1N1

The value of this 6-letter word is 10 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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