Main definitions of Houstonian in English

: Houstonian1Houstonian2

Houstonian1

noun

  • A native or inhabitant of Houston.

adjective

  • Of, relating to, or characteristic of Houston or Houstonians.

Origin

Mid 19th century. From the name of Houston, a city in Texas (named after Sam Houston) + -ian.

Pronunciation

Houstonian

/h(j)uːˈstəʊnɪən/

Main definitions of Houstonian in English

: Houstonian1Houstonian2

Houstonian2

adjective

  • Of, relating to, or characteristic of Sam Houston or his politics.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Cincinnati Weekly Herald & Philanthropist. From the name of Sam Houston, American soldier, politician, and President of the Republic of Texas + -ian.

Pronunciation

Houstonian

/h(j)uːˈstəʊnɪən/