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Orono

[awr-uh-noh, ohr-]
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noun
  1. a town in S Maine.
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  • Orono was surveyed and platted May, 1855; Ard Godfrey, proprietor.

    Fifty Years In The Northwest

    William Henry Carman Folsom

  • As a colt he had been the marvel of the county, from Orono to Hermon Centre.

    Horses Nine

    Sewell Ford

  • Hence Captain Cook was received with honor approaching to adoration, as they imagined him to be their 'Orono.'

    The World of Waters

    Mrs. David Osborne

  • It was on these occasions that some of the inferior chiefs frequently requested to be permitted to make an offering to the Orono.

  • Located originally about a mile below Orono, was not platted as a village until 1865.

    Fifty Years In The Northwest

    William Henry Carman Folsom