Caledonia Cal`e*do"ni*a, n. The ancient Latin name of Scotland; -- still used in poetry. [1913 Webster]

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  • Caledonia — ist: Kaledonien, die lateinisch keltische Bezeichnung für Schottland das Schwesterschiff der Britannia, siehe Caledonia (1840) ein 1905 in Dienst gestelltes Passagierschiff der Anchor Line, siehe Caledonia (1905) Orte in den Vereinigten Staaten:… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Caledonia — Caledonia, NY U.S. village in New York Population (2000): 2327 Housing Units (2000): 939 Land area (2000): 2.135357 sq. miles (5.530549 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 2.135357 sq. miles… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Caledonia — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Caledonia (del galo y britónico caled, que ha dado kalet, duro , en bretón) es el antiguo nombre latino de Escocia. Designaba la parte de Britania al norte del muro de Adriano, y después del de Antonino. Nunca fue… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Caledonia — is the Latin name given by the Roman Empire to a northern area of the island of Great Britain. The use of the name sometimes refers specifically to the area north of the Antonine Wall. The name represents that of a Pictish tribe, the Caledonii ,… …   Wikipedia

  • CALEDONIA — pars Septentrionalis Scotiae, et Caledonii populi ubi nunc provinc. Rossia, Loquabria et Atholia. Regio Incolis Allibaum, Latin. Albania, Camdeno; vastissimam olim habens silvam, quae et ipsa Caledonia dicebatur; maximos ursos alens. Martial.… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Caledonĭa — Caledonĭa, Land, s. Kaledonien …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Caledonia — Caledonia, bei den Römern der Name des nördl. Schottland; die Bewohner Caledonier …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • Caledonia — Roman name of part of northern Britain, taken from the name of former inhabitants, of unknown origin, perhaps Celtic; since 18c, applied poetically to Scotland or the Scottish Highlands …   Etymology dictionary

  • Caledonia — [kal΄ə dōn′yə, kal΄ədō′nē ə] old poet. name for SCOTLAND Caledonian adj., n …   English World dictionary

  • Caledonia — 1 Original name in latin Caledonia Name in other language Kaledonija, Каледония State code US Continent/City America/Chicago longitude 33.68289 latitude 88.32448 altitude 102 Population 1041 Date 2011 05 14 2 Original name in latin Caledonia Name …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

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