follow Dictionary.com

It’s about time. We are now on Instagram!

havelock

[hav-lok] /ˈhæv lɒk/
noun
1.
a cap cover with a flap hanging over the back of the neck, for protection from the sun.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65, Americanism; named after Sir Henry Havelock (1795-1857), English general in India

Havelock

[hav-lok, -luh k] /ˈhæv lɒk, -lək/
noun
1.
a town in SE North Carolina.
2.
a male given name.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for havelock

havelock

/ˈhævlɒk/
noun
1.
a light-coloured cover for a service cap with a flap extending over the back of the neck to protect the head and neck from the sun
Word Origin
C19: named after Sir H. Havelock (1795–1857), English general in India
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for havelock

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for havelock

20
22
Scrabble Words With Friends

Quotes with havelock