Definition of Nelsonian in US English:

Nelsonian

adjective

  • Of, relating to, or reminiscent of Nelson; belonging to Nelson, or to his times.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Littell's Living Age. From the name of Horatio, Viscount Nelson + -ian.

Pronunciation

Nelsonian

/nɛlˈsəʊnɪən/