Pronunciation: (hô'kinz), [key]
1. Sir Anthony Hope (“Anthony Hope”), 1863–1933, English novelist and playwright.
2. Coleman, 1904–69, U.S. jazz saxophonist.
3. Also,Hawkyns. Sir John,1532–95, English slave trader and rear admiral.
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