Lincolnesque

[ ling-kuh-nesk ]
/ ˌlɪŋ kəˈnɛsk /

adjective

like or characteristic of Abraham Lincoln: a Lincolnesque compassion.

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Origin of Lincolnesque

First recorded in 1920–25; Lincoln + -esque
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