Origin of Nashuafrom Massachusett or a closely related language: meaning uncertain
The city of Nashua, New Hampshire.
Nashua is a city in southern New Hampshire.
An example of Nashua is the town on the other side of the Merrimack River from Hudson, New Hampshire.
A city of southern New Hampshire on the Merrimack River south of Manchester. Settled c. 1655, it developed as a textile center in the early 1800s.x
- A noteworthy feature of the metropolitan public water service was begun in 1896 in the Wachusett lake reservoir at Clinton, on the Nashua river.
- It is served by the Boston & Maine railroad and by electric railways to Andover, Boston, Lowell, Haverhill and Salem, Massachusetts, and to Nashua and Salem, New Hampshire.
- In area, traversed by the Nashua river, crossed by the Northern Division of the New York, New Haven & Hartford railroad, and by the Fitchburg Division of the Boston & Maine, and connected with Boston, Worcester and other cities by interurban electric lines.
- Especially has the commonwealth undertaken certain noteworthy enterprises as the agent of the several municipalities in the immediate vicinity of Boston, constituting what is known as the Metropolitan District; as, for example, in bringing water thither from the Nashua River at Clinton, 40 m.
- CLINTON, a township of Worcester county, Massachusetts, U.S.A., in the central part of the state, on the Nashua river, about 15 m.