[ puh-lat-kuh ]

  1. a city in NE Florida.

Words Nearby Palatka Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

How to use Palatka in a sentence

  • She had not met with an accident, but had been detained at Palatka waiting for a passenger of whom the captain had been apprised.

    The Cromptons | Mary J. Holmes
  • There are a good many curiosity stores in Palatka, and all of them are full of stuffed birds.

  • If there is a more uninteresting ride anywhere than that from Palatka to Charlotte Harbour, we do not care to find it.

    Days in the Open | Lathan A. Crandall
  • We spent a night at Colonel Cole's, a beautiful place near Palatka, and ate oranges from the trees.

    Recollections and Letters of General Robert E. Lee | (His Son) Captain Robert E. Lee
  • By his own reckoning, he sailed thirty leagues up the river, which would have brought him to a point not far below Palatka.