Definition of Hudson, Henry in English:

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Hudson, Henry

Pronunciation: /ˈhədsən/
(Circa 1565–1611), English explorer. He discovered the North American bay, river, and strait that bear his name. In 1610, he attempted to winter in Hudson Bay, but his crew mutinied and set Hudson and a few companions adrift, never to be seen again.

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Syllabification: Hud·son, Henry

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