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Cal·e·do·ni·a

 (kăl′ĭ-dō′nē-ə, -dōn′yə)
Roman Britain north of the Antonine Wall, which stretched from the Firth of Forth to the Firth of Clyde. Today the term is used as a poetic appellation for all of Scotland.

Cal′e·do′ni·an adj. & n.

Caledonian

(ˌkælɪˈdəʊnɪən)
adj
1. of or relating to Scotland
2. (Geological Science) of or denoting a period of mountain building in NW Europe in the Palaeozoic era
n
(Literary & Literary Critical Terms) literary a native or inhabitant of Scotland
Translations
calédonien

Caledonian

[ˌkælɪˈdəʊnɪən]
A. ADJcaledoniano
B. Ncaledoniano/a m/f

Caledonian

adjkaledonisch
References in classic literature ?
So by daylight the next morning he was marching through Ross- shire, and in the evening hit the Caledonian Canal, took the next steamer, and travelled as fast as boat and railway could carry him to the Rugby station.
Moved by these counsels, he turned at once to the Caledonian Station, passed (not without alarm) into the bright lights of the approach, redeemed his portmanteau from the cloak-room, and was soon whirling in a cab along the Glasgow Road.
Melvilleson, in the revived Caledonian melody of "We're a-Nodding," points the sentiment that "the dogs love broo" (whatever the nature of that refreshment may be) with such archness and such a turn of the head towards next door that she is immediately understood to mean Mr.
On the mantelpiece stood two large pearl shells, obviously a pair, intricately carved by the patient hands of New Caledonian convicts.
Woodcroft Park, a 30,000 capacity stadium, was the home of Liverpool Caledonians FC, one of the leading clubs in the city during the late Victorian times.
Nagori dazzles for Caledonians Mohammed Shafeeq Nagori claimed three wickets in four overs and thereafter smashed a blistering unbeaten 92 off 49 balls to help Caledonian College record a 22-run win against ONEIC in an I T20 match played in the afternoon at the same venue.
There is also a first Six Nations start for Glasgow Caledonians utility back Alan Bulloch - younger brother of hooker Gordon - who comes in for James McLaren at outside centre.
Scotland team: C Paterson (Edinburgh Reivers); C Murray (Edinburgh Reivers), J McClaren (Glasgow Caledonians), J Leslie (Northampton), K Logan (Wasps); G Townsend (Castres), A Nicol (Glasgow Caledonians, capt); T Smith (Brive), G Bulloch (Glasgow Caledonians), M Stewart (Northampton), S Murray (Saracens), R Metcalfe (Edinburgh Reivers), M Leslie (Edinburgh Reivers), B Pountney (Glasgow Caledonians), J Petrie (Glasgow Caledonians).
The Irish province, aided by a late, consolation penalty try, were flattered by their proximity to Glasgow Caledonians when the two sides met at a soggy Hughenden on November 26.
PLAY BALL: Merseyside Baseball League outfit Caledonians are pictured at Goodison Park in 1946.
The Glasgow Caledonians man returned to the international stage in the A team game against Wales last week after a long-term knee injury.
Mattie Stewart got the nod over Dave Hilton despite the latter's impressive performances for Glasgow Caledonians this season.