havelock

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n havelock a cloth covering for a service cap with a flap extending over the back of the neck to protect the neck from direct rays of the sun
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Havelock A light cloth covering for the head and neck, used by soldiers as a protection from sunstroke.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n havelock A white cap-cover of light washable material, with a flap hanging behind to protect the neck, sometimes worn by soldiers when exposed to the sun in hot climates.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Havelock hav′lok a white cover for a military cap, with a long rear flap as a protection from the sun.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
From Havelock, an English general distinguished in India in the rebellion of 1857
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
From Gen. Henry Havelock, 1795-1857.

Usage

In literature:

Havelock, reference to, ii.
"The Life of Gordon, Volume II" by Demetrius Charles Boulger
Failing to silence the enemy's batteries, Havelock ordered a bayonet charge.
"A History of the Nineteenth Century, Year by Year" by Edwin Emerson
Edited by Havelock Ellis.
"The Evolution of Modern Capitalism" by John Atkinson Hobson
According to Havelock Ellis, indeed, the suicidal tendency makes its appearance in girls at an earlier age than in boys.
"The Sexual Life of the Child" by Albert Moll
Ellis, Havelock, 148, 153, 215, 221, 223, 659, 726, 938, 957, 1007.
"Introduction to the Science of Sociology" by Robert E. Park
Selected, with Introduction, by Havelock Ellis.
"The Industries of Animals" by Frédéric Houssay
This fact is stated by Havelock Ellis, whose remarks on this point I will quote.
"The Truth About Woman" by C. Gasquoine Hartley
Figures of the same sort are found in Dr. Havelock Ellis' work.
"Woman under socialism" by August Bebel
We much prefer Havelock Ellis to "Jurgen," for example.
"The So-called Human Race" by Bert Leston Taylor
EDITED BY HAVELOCK ELLIS.
"Volcanoes: Past and Present" by Edward Hull
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In news:

Orange High challenged powerful, defending 3A champion Havelock for a half Friday, but were eventually worn down as the Rams ran away with the 42-7 Eastern Regional championship game.
when his Panthers visit Havelock for the N.C. High School Atletic Association 2A East Region championship on Friday.
Havelock Gets Up for Hanshin Cup Upset.
Havelock enjoys homecoming with win.
Jacksonville's Danny Russell (33) and Will Chentlen (24) bring down Havelock's Taylor Woods on Friday night.
DE Kendal Vickers (6-3 245) of Havelock, NC announced a commitment via Twitter Wednesday night to play football at South Carolina.
Longshot Havelock Rides Rail in Play the King.
Havelock, shipping in from Kentucky for trainer Darrin Miller, closed with a rush along the rail to register an 18-1 upset by a head in the Play the King Stakes (Can-IIT) on the Woodbine turf Aug 28.
Ann Rye Williamson Ethier, 68, of Havelock, died Wednesday, Sept 12, 2012, at her home.
Schubert is a 2007 graduate of Havelock High School, Havelock, N.C.
Scottie Manning, 56, of 275 Prichard Ave, in the Adams Creek community of Havelock, died on Saturday, Oct 20, 2012, at CarolinaEast Medical Center in New Bern.
Havelock's Andrew Ramirez, top left, and a host of Ram tacklers bring down a South Central runner on Friday at Havelock High.
Havelock's defense gave up just 155 total yards in a 41-7 victory.
Encore Pets has scheduled a low-cost spay and neuter clinic for Wednesday in front of Havelock Animal Control.
Last month, the Havelock Police Department arrested Odessa Clay, 30, for giving her 11-year-old daughter a small, heart-shaped tattoo on her shoulder.
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