Advanced Search


Choose Thesaurus

Term: Manhattan Island


Located between Hudson River & New York Bay; borough comprises large island of Manhattan & several small islands; first European to sight it was Giovanni da Verrazano in 1524; is hub of commerce & entertainment for city; famed for skyline of skyscrapers.


View all (3)
American, 1930 - 2019
American, 1907 - 1986
American, born 1930