Dictionary.com

Lincolniana

[ ling-koh-nee-an-uh, -ah-nuh, ling-kuh- ]
/ lɪŋˌkoʊ niˈæn ə, -ˈɑ nə, ˌlɪŋ kə- /
Save This Word!

plural noun
materials pertaining to Abraham Lincoln, as objects, writings, or anecdotes.
QUIZ
FIRE UP YOUR VOCAB FOR A "RED" SYNONYMS QUIZ
No fire engine reds here, only a fierce collection of vibrant words for the color red to test yourself on.
Question 1 of 7
What does "amaranth" mean?
Meet Grammar CoachWrite or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar CoachImprove Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

Origin of Lincolniana

First recorded in 1920–25; Lincoln + -iana
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021

How to use Lincolniana in a sentence

  • David, author of 27 books of Lincolniana, now says that there is “persuasive evidence” that Mary Todd Lincoln was in fact a man.

    Team of Sequels|Christopher Buckley|February 11, 2009|DAILY BEAST
  • It thus happened that I became the personal depositary of the larger part of the most valuable Lincolniana in existence.

FEEDBACK