A descendent of the early Dutch colonists of the New York City area; -- used mostly as a nickname for an inhabitant of New York state or especially New York City.
Origin: [From Diedrich KNickerbocker, the fictional author of The History of New York, in fact written by Washington Irving.]
Of or relating to knickerbockers.
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
the imaginary author of the fictitious "History of New York," by Washington Irving.
The numerical value of knickerbocker in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of knickerbocker in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
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