adjective see Caroline

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  • Carolean — can refer to: * Restoration style * Caroleans, soldiers of Charles XII of Sweden …   Wikipedia

  • Carolean — /kar euh lee euhn/, adj. characteristic of the time of Charles I and II of England: a Carolean costume. [1645 55; < ML Carolae(us) (Carol(us) Charles + L aeus adj. suffix) + AN] * * * …   Universalium

  • Carolean — /kærəˈliən/ (say karuh leeuhn) adjective → Caroline …   Australian English dictionary

  • Carolean — adjective of or relating to the life and times of kings Charles I or Charles II of England • Syn: ↑Caroline • Pertains to noun: ↑Charles I, ↑Charles II, ↑Charles I (for: ↑Caroline), ↑Charles II …   Useful english dictionary

  • Belton House — [ Lincolnshire, the south facade.] Belton House is a country house in Belton near Grantham, Lincolnshire, England. coord|52.944|N|0.6228|W|region:GB LIN type:landmark|display=title The mansion is surrounded by formal gardens and a series of… …   Wikipedia

  • Princes Risborough Manor House — is a large manor house in Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire, England.In 1806 the Magna Britannia mentions the manor thus::The manor was anciently in the families of Giffard and Humet. Having become vested in the Crown, it was given to Richard,… …   Wikipedia

  • Caroleans — (Swedish: karoliner ) were the soldiers of the Swedish kings Charles XI and Charles XII. Swedish allotment system The Caroleans soldiers were the soldiers of the yearly Swedish allotment system. It was Charles XI who drove through the necessary… …   Wikipedia

  • Restoration style — [ Belton House, an example of Carolean architecture.] Restoration style, also known as Carolean style (from the Latin Carolus (Charles), refers to the decorative arts popular in England from the restoration of the monarchy in 1660 to the late… …   Wikipedia

  • Swedish Empire — Kingdom of Sweden Konungariket Sverige ← …   Wikipedia

  • Noors slott — Noor mansion Noors slott is a mansion from the 14th Century in Knivsta in Sweden. Noors slott was confiscated as part of the reduction by King Charles XI in 1686, whereafter it was used as a royal hunting lodge. In 1689 King Charles XI sold the… …   Wikipedia

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