Franklinic

Definitions

  • Benjamin Franklin
    Benjamin Franklin
  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Franklinic Of or pertaining to Benjamin Franklin.
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Additional illustrations & photos:

CAUGHT BY FRANKLIN READING POSTAL CARDS CAUGHT BY FRANKLIN READING POSTAL CARDS
FRANKLIN'S MORNING HUNT FOR HIS SHOES FRANKLIN'S MORNING HUNT FOR HIS SHOES
FRANKLIN VISITING GEORGE III FRANKLIN VISITING GEORGE III
Franklin's press Franklin's press
Franklin's Journey from New York to Philadelphia Franklin's Journey from New York to Philadelphia
Franklin in the Streets of Philadelphia Franklin in the Streets of Philadelphia
Franklin Experimenting with Electricity Franklin Experimenting with Electricity
Lafayette Offering His Services to Franklin Lafayette Offering His Services to Franklin

Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: Franklin Pierce was the first U.S. President to have a Christmas tree in the White House
    • franklinic In electricity, frictional: an epithet applied to electricity excited by friction.
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Quotations

  • David H Comins
    David H Comins
    “People will accept your ideas much more readily if you tell them Benjamin Franklin said it first.”
  • Winston Churchill
    Winston%20Churchill
    “Meeting Franklin Roosevelt was like opening your first bottle of champagne; knowing him was like drinking it.”

Usage

In literature:

What did Parry, Ross, and Franklin do?
"The Voyages and Adventures of Captain Hatteras" by Jules Verne
Among the former, Dr Franklin comprised the twentyfive thousand dollars drawn by the order of Congress on Mr Jay.
"The Diplomatic Correspondence of the American Revolution, Vol. IX" by Various
The writers of that age, and among them Franklin, were like the Greeks distinctly ethical.
"Benjamin Franklin" by Paul Elmer More
An oddity in the new series will be the absence of the faces of Washington and Franklin.
"Christopher Columbus and His Monument Columbia" by Various
The case was argued in the Circuit Court of Franklin County in January, 1895.
"The History of Woman Suffrage, Volume IV" by Various
Franklin K. Lane, Secretary of the Interior; the Hon.
"The History of Woman Suffrage, Volume V"
Lincoln, like Franklin, like many another lesser master of our citizen literature, is a typical American.
"The American Mind" by Bliss Perry
Back, Admiral Sir George, with Franklin, 95, 100, 101, 104; rescues Franklin, 107; explores Backs river, 111.
"Adventurers of the Far North" by Stephen Leacock
The club opened the first headquarters in 1902 at 107 West Franklin Street, one of the city's noted thoroughfares.
"The History of Woman Suffrage, Volume VI" by Various
I've suggested Miss Franklin.
"Money Magic" by Hamlin Garland
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In poetry:

(Franklin in the Arctic,
Gunboats at Rangoon,
Calliope at Apia
Fighting the Typhoon) —
"The Queen's Ships" by Cicely Fox Smith
Unseen, unheard, his gray compeers
The shades of Lee and Jefferson,
Wise Franklin reverend with his years
And Carroll, lord of Carrollton!
"One Of The Signers" by John Greenleaf Whittier
When last I saw her, full of peace,
She waited for her great release;
And that old friend so sage and bland,
Our later Franklin, held her hand.
"The Singer" by John Greenleaf Whittier
Amid the lofty group sedate, I see
Great Franklin muse where Truth had locked her stores,
Holding within his steady hand the key
That opened many doors.
"Arms And The Man - Heroes And Statesmen" by James Barron Hope
The old was ripening for the sky,
The young was twenty-four.
The Franklin's daughter passed him by,
Reading a painted missal-book,
Beside the chapel door.
"The Young Friar" by Alfred Noyes
And empty stood his chapel stall,
Empty his thin grey cell,
Empty her seat in the Franklin's hall;
And there were swords that searched for them
Before the matin bell.
"The Young Friar" by Alfred Noyes

In news:

But police say Franklin stabbed her fiancé twice, puncturing his heart, just hours before the wedding, The Morning Call reported.
I would like to thank him for invoking the aura of Franklin Delano Roosevelt.
Now, a few things that may come to mind when you hear the word Philadelphia: Benjamin Franklin.
Utley, Franklin crack 2 homers a piece.
The wedding ceremony will be June 19 at Blue Lake Ranch outside of Durango, Colo. Susan's parents are Kathleen and Palmer Tibbetts of Franklin, Wis.
FRANKLIN—A Franklin woman has been arrested for allegedly attempting to burn down her home, said Police Lt Tim Whitt.
None of the great or near-great presidents—Teddy Roosevelt, Franklin Roosevelt, Harry Truman, or Woodrow Wilson—was a businessman .
Manager Scooter Braun stumbled onto a video of a 14-year-old Bieber singing Aretha Franklin's Respect, saw the other covers of Alicia Keys and Ne-Yo and knew he'd found a star.
He was Franklin Murphy, born in Jersey City, a Civil War veteran who became a successful businessman and then a politician.
Buzzards roost in a tree along Franklin Avenue in Altavista, Va. Parker Michels-Boyce/The News & Advance.
At the time of the crash, investigators say the motorist was crossing train tracks at the intersection of Strawberry and Franklin Street in Demopolis.
Because he didn't know anything about carpentry , Richards enlisted the help of two carpenters , Anthony Franklin and Charles Degree.
Bob McDonnell attends Franklin Mill commissioning ceremony in Franklin, Virginia.
Rich Franklin is 37 years old.
Self-identified conservatives outnumber self-identified liberals 2-1 in a nation that has re-elected the most liberal president since Lyndon Johnson and his mentor Franklin Roosevelt.
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In science:

Alternatively, a bijection can be found based a map due to Franklin, from section 20 of .
Dyson's new symmetry and generalized Rogers-Ramanujan identities
Franklin. A constructive theory of partitions, arranged in three acts, an interact and an exodion.
Dyson's new symmetry and generalized Rogers-Ramanujan identities
Until 2001, Boneh and Franklin using bilinear pairing gave a practical secure identity based encryption scheme.
Provable Secure Identity Based Generalized Signcryption Scheme
Actually, the reduced encryption scheme is combination of the basic encryption scheme, denoted BFE, proposed by Boneh and Franklin and a one-time signature scheme.
Provable Secure Identity Based Generalized Signcryption Scheme
Franklin, Identity Based Encryption From the Weil Pairing.
Provable Secure Identity Based Generalized Signcryption Scheme
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