Lincoln
noun /ˈlɪŋkən/
a) A placename, originally in Lincolnshire, England.

As I was walking down the street last night

b) , President of the United States during the Civil War.

A pretty little girl came into sight


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  • LINCOLN (A.) — Abraham Lincoln, qui fut président des États Unis du 4 mars 1861 au 15 avril 1865, a gouverné son pays pendant la période la plus critique de son histoire, la guerre de Sécession. Lors de ce conflit, onze États du Sud, décidés à conserver le… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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  • Lincoln — Lincoln, MO U.S. city in Missouri Population (2000): 1026 Housing Units (2000): 473 Land area (2000): 0.950730 sq. miles (2.462379 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.032263 sq. miles (0.083560 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.982993 sq. miles (2.545939 sq …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

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  • Lincoln — m English: transferred use of the surname, a local name derived from the name of the city of Lincoln. This is found in the 7th century as Lindum colonia, representing a British name probably meaning ‘lake’ (cf. Welsh llyn) + the Latin defining… …   First names dictionary

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