Definitions for goddardˈgɒd ərd
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
Robert Hutchings, 1882–1945, U.S. physicist.
Goddard, Robert Hutchings Goddard(noun)
United States physicist who developed the first successful liquid-fueled rocket (1882-1945)
Origin: Name of a 10th - 11th century German saint, from got + harti. Brought to England by Normans.