Definition of New haven
1. Noun. A city in southwestern Connecticut; site of Yale University.
Generic synonyms: City, Metropolis, Urban Center
Group relationships: Connecticut, Constitution State, Ct, Nutmeg State
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Literary usage of New haven
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Winthrop's Journal, "History of New England," 1630-1649 by John Winthrop, James Kendall Hosmer (1908)
"So matters continued as they were. 26. (7). (September 26.)] But it appeared, that a Dutch ship from Holland, being in the harbor at new haven, (where they ..."
2. The New England Historical and Genealogical Register by Henry Fritz-Gilbert Waters (1906)
"An agreement made by some of his heirs is on the new haven County records. Among them are Andrew Morrison, in right of his wife Sarah, and John Morgan, ..."
3. Who's who in America by Marquis Who's Who, Inc (1901)
"Cosmorama Co., new haven Cooperative Loan & Trust Co.; mem. Soc. Colonial Wars, University Club, New York. Has written 2 or 1 treatises on civil service in ..."
4. The Cambridge Modern History by John Emerich Edward Dalberg Acton Acton, Adolphus William Ward, George Walter Prothero, Ernest Alfred Benians, Stanley Mordaunt Leathes (1907)
"The town received the name of new haven. Other settlements soon came into ... The exact steps are not recorded, but by 1643 new haven was a colony with five ..."