Hudson

biographical name (1)
Hud·​son | \ ˈhəd-sən How to pronounce Hudson (audio) \

Definition of Hudson

 (Entry 1 of 4)

Henry died 1611 English navigator and explorer

Hudson

biographical name (2)

Definition of Hudson (Entry 2 of 4)

Manley Ottmer 1886–1960 American jurist

Hudson

biographical name (3)

Definition of Hudson (Entry 3 of 4)

W(illiam) H(enry) 1841–1922 English naturalist and writer

Hudson

geographical name
Hud·​son | \ ˈhəd-sən How to pronounce Hudson (audio) \

Definition of Hudson (Entry 4 of 4)

1 river 306 miles (492 kilometers) long in eastern New York flowing from the Adirondack Mountains south into New York Bay between New Jersey and New York City
2 town across the Merrimack River from Nashua in southern New Hampshire population 24,467

Other Words from Hudson

Geographical name

Hudsonian \ ˌhəd-​ˈsō-​nē-​ən How to pronounce Hudson (audio) \ adjective

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“Hudson.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Hudson. Accessed 14 Jun. 2021.

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