- a river in SE Venezuela, flowing N to the Orinoco River. 550 miles (885 km) long.
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It was first founded by Jesuits in 1576, close to the confluence of the Caroni and Orinoko.
Aguacagua, an Indian mission, on a branch of the Oronoco, called Caroni.The Indian in his Wigwam
Henry R. Schoolcraft
Caroni, the famous grand opera leader, stood ready to conduct.Carmen Ariza
Charles Francis Stocking
Berreo reoccupied the site; and Keymis found the mouth of the Caroni blocked, and guarded by a battery.
Thence he would have ascended the Caroni, but his men could not row a stone's throw in an hour.