- AbbeyAnna Marie Gaby WooldridgeAminata Moseka, born 1930, U.S. jazz singer, activist, and actress.
- Abraham,AbeHonest Abe, 1809–65, 16th president of the U.S. 1861–65.
- Benjamin,1733–1810, American Revolutionary general.
- Mary Todd,1818–82, U.S. First Lady 1861–65 (wife of Abraham Lincoln).
- a city in and the capital of Nebraska, in the SE part.
- a city in Lincolnshire, in E central England.
- a town in N Rhode Island.
- a city in central Illinois.
- a town in S Ontario, in S Canada, on Lake Ontario.
- Mount, a mountain in central Colorado, in the Park Range of the Rocky Mountains. 14,286 feet (4357 meters).
- one of an English breed of large mutton sheep noted for their heavy fleece of coarse, long wool.
- a male given name.
- a city in E central England, administrative centre of Lincolnshire: an important ecclesiastical and commercial centre in the Middle Ages; Roman ruins, a castle (founded by William the Conqueror) and a famous cathedral (begun in 1086). Pop: 85 963 (2001)Latin name: Lindum (ˈlɪndəm)
- a city in SE Nebraska: state capital; University of Nebraska (1869). Pop: 235 594 (2003 est)
- short for Lincolnshire
- a breed of long-woolled sheep, originally from Lincolnshire
- Abraham. 1809–65, US Republican statesman; 16th president of the US. His fame rests on his success in saving the Union in the Civil War (1861–65) and on his emancipation of slaves (1863); assassinated by John Wilkes Booth
Word Origin and History for abraham lincoln
English city, county town of Lincolnshire, Old English Lindcylene, from Latin Lindum Colonia from a Latinized form of British *lindo "pool, lake" (corresponding to Welsh llyn). Originally a station for retired IX Legion veterans. Lincoln green as a type of dyed cloth fabric made there is from c.1500. In reference to U.S. president Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865), Lincolnesque is from 1894 (earlierst reference is to the beard); Lincolniana is from (1862).