New Haven

geographical name
New Ha·​ven | \ ˈhā-vən How to pronounce New Haven (audio) \

Definition of New Haven

city and port on New Haven Harbor (an inlet of Long Island Sound) in southern Connecticut population 129,779

Note: The campus of Yale University is located in New Haven.

Other Words from New Haven

New Havener \ ˈhā-​və-​nər How to pronounce New Havener (audio) \ noun

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“New Haven.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/New%20Haven. Accessed 1 Jun. 2020.

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