Carson

biographical name (1)
Car·​son | \ˈkär-sᵊn \

Definition of Carson 

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Christopher 1809–1868 Kit \ˈkit \ Carson American scout

Carson

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Definition of Carson (Entry 2 of 3)

Rachel Louise 1907–1964 American biologist and writer

Carson

geographical name
Car·​son | \ˈkär-sᵊn \

Definition of Carson (Entry 3 of 3)

1 river in western Nevada flowing northeast into Carson Lake

2 city in southwestern California southeast of Los Angeles population 91,714

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