Hawkins

biographical name Haw·kins \ ˈhȯ-kənz \

Definition of Hawkins

Sir Anthony Hope 1863–1933 pseudonym Anthony Hope English novelist and dramatist

Hawkins

biographical name \ ˈhȯ-kənz \
variants: or Hawkyns

Definition of Hawkins

Sir John 1532–1595 English admiral

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