• Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Carolin A former gold coin of Germany worth nearly five dollars; also, a gold coin of Sweden worth nearly five dollars.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: The Nike swoosh was invented by Caroline Davidson back in 1971. She received $35 for making the swoosh. The first shoe with the swoosh was introduced in 1972
    • n carolin A gold coin first issued in 1732 by Charles Philip, Elector of the Palatinate, and afterward adopted in various parts of Germany. It was worth slightly less than the American half-eagle and a little more than the British sovereign. There were 24 carolins to the Cologne mark.
    • n carolin A Swedish gold coin, worth about two dollars.
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. Carolus, Charles


In literature:

Caroline Mary was the niece of the Duchess of Orleans, being the child of her brother.
"Louis Philippe" by John S. C. (John Stevens Cabot) Abbott
Norma was pleased, for a few weeks, with her first social conquest, but after that Caroline became a dead weight upon her.
"The Beloved Woman" by Kathleen Norris
His sister Caroline, whom I knew, became the second wife of Daniel Webster.
"As I Remember" by Marian Gouverneur
Lorraine furnished him with details and her opinion of both Caroline and Yellowjacket.
"Sawtooth Ranch" by B. M. Bower
Master Simon's Garden, Caroline Meigs.
"Scouting For Girls, Official Handbook of the Girl Scouts" by Girl Scouts
Foley, Caroline A., 948.
"Introduction to the Science of Sociology" by Robert E. Park
Phebe A. Hanaford, Caroline Gilkey Rogers, Mary A. Pell taking part in the meetings.
"History of Woman Suffrage, Volume III (of III)" by Various
Caroline Herschel discovered eight comets, and lived on to the age of ninety-eight.
"Pioneers of Science" by Oliver Lodge
Vinnie had perhaps thriven quite as well in the plain Presbit household as she would have done in the home of the ambitious Caroline.
"The Young Surveyor;" by J. T. Trowbridge
Rochester, Mrs. Caroline L. Smith, 10.
"The American Missionary -- Volume 54, No. 4, October, 1900" by Various
The youngest sister, Caroline, married the Rev.
"The Life of Sir James Fitzjames Stephen, Bart., K.C.S.I." by Sir Leslie Stephen
Miss Caroline W. Haynes, Oberlin.
"The American Missionary--Volume 39, No. 02, February, 1885" by Various
Caroline asked to be shown some of the lace which she had looked at the day before.
"Graham's Magazine Vol XXXII No. 1 January 1848" by Various
It has been twice engraved, and the private plate from it, executed by Caroline Watson in 1784, is a work of very high merit.
"A Walk from London to Fulham" by Thomas Crofton Croker
Poor boy, what with losing yesterday and Caroline Fuller's leaving the Head to work in Lubec, he is hardly himself.
"The Harbor of Doubt" by Frank Williams
There Caroline's life really began.
"The Old Countess; or, The Two Proposals" by Ann S. Stephens
Mrs. Caroline Gilkey Rogers described School Suffrage in Lansingburgh, N. Y.
"The History of Woman Suffrage, Volume IV" by Various
Elizabeth was there, and Miss Caroline Burrell, and a great many people whom they knew.
"A Singer from the Sea" by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
Caroline, you might have reminded me!
"Gertrude's Marriage" by W. Heimburg
With Caromel and Caroline, however, matters were different.
"Puss Junior and Robinson Crusoe" by David Cory

In poetry:

A little while, then, Caroline,
In that bright world we'll meet again,
Where, like the sun, thou shalt outshine,
Among the holy train.
"Requiescat In Pace. On The Death Of Caroline Millen Clark, Who Died 1st December, 1857." by Benjamin Cutler Clark
Thus he who had been Fortune's sport
Figur'd in George the Second's court.
In the gay world he made a show,
And Caroline trick'd out a beau.
"The Grenadier" by William Hutton
His Mercury had soon to tell
The Bishop of St. Asaph fell.
The ear of Caroline must know--
An ear he guided long ago,
"Wish'd in a mitre he might sleep,
The Deanry in commendam keep."
"Preferment" by William Hutton
Oh, Caroline, Caroline, child of the sun,
There are battles with Fate that can never be won!
The star-flowering banner must never be furled,
For its blossoms of light are the hope of the world!
"Brother Jonathan's Lament for Sister Caroline" by Oliver Wendell Holmes
Oh, Caroline, Caroline, child of the sun,
We can never forget that our hearts have been one,—
Our foreheads both sprinkled in Liberty's name,
From the fountain of blood with the finger of flame!
"Brother Jonathan's Lament for Sister Caroline" by Oliver Wendell Holmes
Now gracious Caroline was seen
To mount the throne a British Queen;
Who the two arts well understood,
Of shunning evil--doing good;
Made her great power, kind acts, and time,
Go hand in hand--I gain a rhyme.
"The Grenadier" by William Hutton

In news:

That's the question everyone is asking today after Caroline Kennedy abruptly, and mysteriously, ended her bid for Hillary Clinton's Senate seat, capping off her high-profile campaign with an extra few hours of maddening confusion.
Henry "Hap" Connors Jr, I. Facebook, Twitter @hapconnors POLITICAL PARTY: Independent AGE: 51 PLACE OF BIRTH: South Carolina FAMILY: Three daughters: Mollie, Maggie and Caroline.
Caroline Bilodeau bought the Speedtrap in Palmer Lake about a year ago.
Caroline Ford talks with local teens at Stakz (over delicious frozen yogurt) about balancing school with work and free time.
Members of ACME (violinists Caroline Shaw and Ben Russell, violist Nadia Sirota and cellist Clarice Jensen) dug into Steve Reich 's Different Trains to open their performance, recorded live on Sept 11, 2012 AJ Wilhelm for NPR.
(It's what Caroline Bessette did, you know.
Faith and Tim welcomed their third daughter, Audrey Caroline, in December, making the holidays even merrier for the McGraw household.
Forney resident Caroline Gonzalez won a contest and was appointed "mayor for a day" in Forney, which is just outside of Dallas.
Caroline Frazier has spent months dreading that her 18-year-old daughter may be buried 70 feet deep in a mammoth landfill.
JOSEPH SVOBODA from Lansing, returned from World War II, standing with his wife, Caroline Gron Svoboda , and son, David, age 4.
Ana Tantum scored a goal off an assist from Caroline Crosley to help the Trumbull High girls soccer team to a 1-1 draw with Staples of Westport on Thursday.
He was born to Louis M Kraeuter and Caroline P Kraeuter on April 13, 1920 in Brooklyn, N.Y.
0 Posted December 30, 2009 by CAROLINE COLLIER in Music.
Caroline Forbes / Courtesy of Harper.
Caroline Kennedy's non-campaign campaign is in full dial-a-thon mode, but she will soon hit the road just like an ordinary politician.

In science:

Geometric groups , appendix to The theory of negatively curved spaces and groups , Ergodic theory, dynamical systems, and hyperbolic geometry, collection edited by Tim Bedford, Michael Keane and Caroline Series, Oxford University Press, 1991 Andrew Casson.
A norm on homology of surfaces and counting simple geodesics
The first author would like to thank John Parker and Caroline Series for introducing him to the Markoff conjecture, Andy Haas for encouraging him to study the problem and David Epstein for guidance and helpful remarks.
Multiplicities of simple closed geodesics and hypersurfaces in Teichm\"uller space
Kratochv´ıl for giving the possibility to work at the Caroline University in Prague in spring 1994, during which time this work mainly was done.
Graphs as rotations
Carolin Torchiani, Line bundles on tropical varieties, Diploma thesis, TU Kaiserslautern, work in progress.
Chern classes of tropical vector bundles
Tambi´en estoy agradecido a Juan Soler, Alberto Prieto, Juan Calvo, Pilar Guerrero, Irene Mendoza, Estrella Ryan, Luna ´Alvarez, Javier (Chancly) Pascual, Nikolina Dimitrov, Felisa Torralba y Caroline de Cannart por su diversa ayuda.
Interplay between Network Topology and Dynamics in Neural Systems
I would like to thank Nalini Anantharaman for enlightening discussions, Caroline Series for help with the historical background, and Greg McShane for comments on a previous version of this paper.
Simple curves on surfaces
In Caroline Simpson and collaborators’ study of DDO 88, it was found that the galaxy has an inner HI ring, neither expanding or contracting, while the ob ject is otherwise a normal irregular galaxy.
The Outer Edges of Dwarf Irregular Galaxies: Stars and Gas
I thank George Fraser, Gareth Price, Jay Bookbinder, Rich Kelley, Caroline Kilbourne, Enrico Costa, Takaya Ohashi, Simon De Deo, Nancy Brickhouse and Frits Paerels for valuable discussions.
The Extreme Physics Explorer
Hier ist wahrhaftig ein Loch im Himmel!” or “Here is truly a hole in the heavens!”, William Herschel was heard by his sister Caroline to exclaim in 1784 when he pointed his telescope towards the constellation Scorpius and viewed the dark nebulae in Ophiuchus (Houghton 1942).
Cold Dark Clouds: The Initial Conditions for Star Formation
Nelly Pustelnik, Caroline Chaux, and Jean-Christophe Pesquet †.
Parallel Proximal Algorithm for Image Restoration Using Hybrid Regularization -- Extended Version
We thank Olivier Renaud for interesting discussions about ANOVA, and Florian Stern, Caroline Giacobino and Laura Turbatu who contributed to an early development of the idea.
Blockwise and coordinatewise thresholds as pivots for modern ANOVA tests
David Mumford, Caroline Series, and David Wright.
From Mobius to Gyrogroups