Meaning of Harrison

Har•ri•son

Pronunciation: (har'u-sun), [key]
— n.
  1. 1726?–91, American political leader (father of William Henry Harrison).
  2. 1833–1901, twenty-third president of the U.S. 1889–93 (grandson of William Henry Harrison).
  3. 1716–75, English architect in the U.S.
  4. 1773–1841, U.S. general: ninth president of the U.S. 1841.
  5. a city in SE New York. 23,046.
  6. a town in W Pennsylvania. 13,252.
  7. a town in NE New Jersey. 12,242.
  8. a male given name.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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