caroline 1650s, "of or pertaining to a Charles," from French, from L. Carolus "Charles" (see CHARLES (Cf. Charles)). Especially of Charlemagne, or, in English history, Charles I and Charles II.

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  • caroline — CAROLINE. s: f. Plante vivace qui croît principalement dans les Alpes et dans les Pyrénées. Les paysans des montagnes mangent de la caroline …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie Française 1798

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  • Caroline — Car o*line, n. A coin. See {Carline}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Carolīne — Carolīne, 1) Grafschaft im östlichen Theile des Staates Maryland (Vereinigte Staaten von Nordamerika), vom Delaware begrenzt, 14 QM.; Flüsse: Choptank u. Marshy Hope; Boden eben u. sandig; Produkte: Mais, Weizen, Hafer, Heu, Butter; 10,000 Ew.,… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Caroline — f English and French: from the French form of Latin or Italian Carolina, a feminine derivative of Carolus (see CHARLES (SEE Charles)). Variant: Carolyn. Cognates: German, Danish: Karoline. Scandinavian, Polish, Czech: Karolina. Short forms …   First names dictionary

  • Caroline — fem. proper name, from French, from It. Carolina, originally a fem. adj. from M.L. Carolus Charles (see CHARLES (Cf. Charles)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Caroline — A fancy twill woollen dress cloth of French make. Woven on eight shafts to give a fancy twill weave …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • Caroline — [kar΄əlē′ənkar′ə lin; ] also, and for adj., usually [, kar′līn΄] n. [Ger & Fr < It Carolina, fem. < ML Carolus, CHARLES1] a feminine name: dim. Carol, Carrie; var. Carolyn adj. of Charles I or Charles II of England, or the period in which… …   English World dictionary

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