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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Hawkyns, Sir John See Sir John Hawkins.

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  • proper n. A patronymic surname.

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  • n. English privateer involved in the slave trade; later helped build the fleet that in 1588 defeated the Spanish Armada (1532-1595)

Etymologies

Variant of Hawkins. (Wiktionary)

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