Meaning of Richardson

Rich•ard•son

Pronunciation: (rich'urd-sun), [key]
— n.
  1. (Henrietta Richardson Robertson), 1870–1946, Australian novelist.
  2. 1838–86, U.S. architect.
  3. born 1934, U.S. playwright and novelist.
  4. 1879–1959, English physicist: Nobel prize 1928.
  5. 1902–83, English actor.
  6. 1689–1761, English novelist.
  7. 1928–91, English motion-picture and theatrical director.
  8. 1880–1961, U.S. journalist.
  9. a city in NE Texas, near Dallas. 72,496.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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