lincoln lincoln  /ˈlɪŋ kən/


  1. (n) 16th President of the United States; saved the Union during the American Civil War and emancipated the slaves; was assassinated by Booth (1809-1865)
  2. (n) capital of the state of Nebraska; located in southeastern Nebraska; site of the University of Nebraska
  3. (n) long-wooled mutton sheep originally from Lincolnshire


  1. LINCOLN PARK: Resident gets four charges for allegedly robbing 7-Eleven

    LINCOLN PARK — A 33-year-old resident arrested Thursday night after allegedly robbing 7-Eleven, 1365 Dix-Toledo, was arraigned on four charges Sunday.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: The News-Herald

  2. LINCOLN PARK: Three men seen breaking into market

    LINCOLN PARK — Three men were seen using lawn ornaments to smash a window at D&B Market, 1086 Dix-Toledo, at about 3:30 a.m. Tuesday to steal merchandise before running off.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: The News-Herald

  3. LINCOLN PARK: Group attacks, robs pedestrian

    LINCOLN PARK — Police are investigating an assault and robbery that happened at about midnight last Thursday as a man was walking on Outer Drive near Fort Street.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: The News-Herald


  1. "We celebrate the principles that are timeless, tenets first declared by men of property and wealth but which gave rise to what Lincoln called a new birth of freedom in America - civil rights and voting rights, workers' rights and women's rights,...
    on Jul 4, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: Forbes

  2. Dane Cook, comedian, paying tribute to departing American Idol judge Simon Cowell said, "You have the honesty of Abe Lincoln and the charm of the guy who shot him."
    on Jun 15, 2010 By: Dane Cook Source:

  3. In a release issued by NBC, O'Brien joked: "Last thing I remember I was enjoying the play with Mrs. Lincoln and the next thing I was in bed being served cookies and juice."
    on Sep 26, 2009 By: Conan O Brien Source: Los Angeles Times

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