What does Harvard mean?

Here's a list of possible definitions for the term Harvard:

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Harvard University, Harvard(noun)

    a university in Massachusetts

  2. Harvard, John Harvard(noun)

    American philanthropist who left his library and half his estate to the Massachusetts college that now bears his name (1607-1638)


  1. Harvard(ProperNoun)

    Any of a number of places named for persons with the surname, including a city in Massachusetts.

  2. Harvard(ProperNoun)

    A university in Cambridge, MA named after John Harvard, American clergyman and philanthropist.

  3. Origin: Patronymic surname from a variant of Hereward.


  1. Harvard

    Harvard is a station on the Red Line of the MBTA subway system in Cambridge, Massachusetts. The third-busiest MBTA subway station, Harvard saw 21,868 entries each weekday in 2010, with only Downtown Crossing and South Station being busier. It is also an important transfer point, with subway, bus, and trackless trolley service all connecting to the station.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Harvard in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Harvard in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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