HyperDic: henry_hudson

English > 1 sense of the expression Henry Hudson:
NOUNperson Henry Hudson, HudsonEnglish navigator who discovered the Hudson River
English > Henry Hudson: 1 sense > noun 1, person
MeaningEnglish navigator who discovered the Hudson River; in 1610 he attempted to winter in Hudson Bay but his crew mutinied and set him adrift to die (1565-1611).
SynonymHudson
Instance ofnavigatorIn earlier times, a person who explored by ship
SpanishHenry Hudson
CatalanHenry Hudson, Hudson

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