from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Nicolson, Sir Harold George 1886-1968. British diplomat and writer noted for his literary criticism and his biographies of Tennyson, Swinburne, and George V.
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- proper n. A patronymic surname.
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- n. English diplomat and author (1886-1968)
From a Middle English vernacular form of the given name Nicholas + -son. (Wiktionary)