- Harold Edward,1908–67, Australian political leader: prime minister 1966–67.
- a town in central Michigan.
- archaic, or poetic a wood or wooded hill
- the burrowed lair of an animal, esp an otter
- Harold Edward. 1908–67, Australian statesman; prime minister (1966–67); believed drowned
Word Origin and History for harold holt
Old English holt "woods," common in place names, from Proto-Germanic *hultam- (cf. Old Frisian, Old Norse, Middle Dutch holt, Dutch hout, German Holz "wood"), from PIE *kldo- (cf. Old Church Slavonic klada "beam, timber," Greek klados "twig," Old Irish caill "wood"), from root *kel- "to strike, cut."