Lincoln

Primary Meanings of Lincoln

1.
n
capital of the state of Nebraska; located in southeastern Nebraska; site of the University of Nebraska
2.
n
16th President of the United States; saved the Union during the American Civil War and emancipated the slaves; was assassinated by Booth (1809-1865)
3.
n
long-wooled mutton sheep originally from Lincolnshire
Full Definitions of Lincoln
1

n capital of the state of Nebraska; located in southeastern Nebraska; site of the University of Nebraska

Synonyms:
capital of Nebraska
Example of:
state capital
the capital city of a political subdivision of a country
2

n 16th President of the United States; saved the Union during the American Civil War and emancipated the slaves; was assassinated by Booth (1809-1865)

Synonyms:
Abraham Lincoln, President Abraham Lincoln, President Lincoln
Example of:
attorney, lawyer
a professional person authorized to practice law; conducts lawsuits or gives legal advice
Chief Executive, President, President of the United States, United States President
the person who holds the office of head of state of the United States government
3

n long-wooled mutton sheep originally from Lincolnshire

Type of:
Ovis aries, domestic sheep
any of various breeds raised for wool or edible meat or skin

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