What does knickerbocker mean?

Definitions for knickerbockerˈnɪk ərˌbɒk ər

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word knickerbocker.


  1. Knickerbocker(prop. n.)

    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.

  2. Origin: [From Diedrich KNickerbocker, the fictional author of The History of New York, in fact written by Washington Irving.]


  1. knickerbocker(Noun)

    Of or relating to knickerbockers.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Knickerbocker

    the imaginary author of the fictitious "History of New York," by Washington Irving.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of knickerbocker in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of knickerbocker in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jeff David:

    We're embracing the hotel's original DNA, while simultaneously offering guests intuitive service and relevant luxury, the Knickerbocker's history is something that most luxury hotels cannot offer.

  2. Jeff David:

    By drawing inspiration from our past to create a lifestyle experience that is beyond typical luxury hotel amenities, The Knickerbocker will undoubtedly appeal to both local New Yorkers and international travelers.

Images & Illustrations of knickerbocker

  1. knickerbockerknickerbockerknickerbocker

Translations for knickerbocker

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for knickerbocker »


Find a translation for the knickerbocker definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these knickerbocker definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"knickerbocker." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2018. Web. 25 Feb. 2018. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/knickerbocker>.

Are we missing a good definition for knickerbocker? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for knickerbocker:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.