from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Harvard, John 1607-1638. American cleric and philanthropist who left his library and half his estate to the college in Cambridge, Massachusetts, that now bears his name.
- MountHarvard A peak, 4,398.1 m (14,420 ft) high, in the Sawatch Range of the Rocky Mountains in central Colorado.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- proper n. A surname.
- proper n. Any of a number of places named for persons with the surname, including a city in Massachusetts.
- proper n. A university in Cambridge, MA named after John Harvard, American clergyman and philanthropist.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a university in Massachusetts
- n. American philanthropist who left his library and half his estate to the Massachusetts college that now bears his name (1607-1638)
Patronymic surname from a Middle English variant of Hereward. (Wiktionary)