a masculine name
Origin of Nelsonfrom the surname Nelson from Middle English Nel (see Neal) + son, son
Viscount Nelson 1758-1805; Eng. admiral
river in Manitoba, Canada, flowing from Lake Winnipeg northeast into Hudson Bay: 400 mi (644 km)
Origin of Nelsonso named by Sir T. Button on an expedition into Hudson Bay (1612), after R. Nelson, a crew member who died there
Any of several wrestling holds in which the user places an arm under the opponent's upper arm or armpit and presses the wrist or the palm of the hand against the back of the opponent's neck.
Origin of nelsonPerhaps from the name Nelson
- Lord Nelson (1758-1805), a British admiral.
- A patronymic surname.
- A male given name transferred from the surname.
- A city in British Columbia
- A city in Georgia, USA
- A village in Illinois
- A city in Minnesota
- A city in Missouri
- A city in Nebraska
- A CDP in Nevada
- A town in New Hampshire
- A town in New York
- A city in New Zealand
- A town in Victoria, Australia
- A village in Wisconsin