[ ling-koh-nee-an-uh, -ah-nuh, ling-kuh- ]

plural noun
  1. materials pertaining to Abraham Lincoln, as objects, writings, or anecdotes.

Origin of Lincolniana

First recorded in 1920–25; Lincoln + -iana

Words Nearby Lincolniana Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

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 | THE DAILY BEAST
  • It thus happened that I became the personal depositary of the larger part of the most valuable Lincolniana in existence.