from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Hopkinson, Francis 1737-1791. American writer and Revolutionary leader. A member of the Continental Congress and a signer of the Declaration of Independence (1776), he is also known for his political satires against the British.
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- proper n. A patronymic surname.
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- n. American Revolutionary leader and patriot; a signer of the Declaration of Independence (1737-1791)
From Hopkin + -son. (Wiktionary)