Caledonian


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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.
Plans for a stage tribute to defunct Scots airline British Caledonian have been grounded after a theatre pulled the plug on the show.
Caledonian Cafe on Westgate has become a Huddersfield institution since Tony's father Andreas opened it in 1969 .
7 February 2018 - Scottish property investment holding and development company Caledonian Trust plc has entered into an agreement to sell St Margaret's House, 151 London Road, Edinburgh for a cash consideration of GBP 15m (USD 20.
Twenty14 Holdings (T14H), the hospitality investment arm of Abu Dhabi-headquartered Lulu Group International, has completed a $120 million acquisition of the Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian.
by Times News ServiceThe Caledonian joins a portfolio of $650 million worth of luxury property across the UK, the Middle East and India that Twenty14 has assembled since 2014.
The hospitality investment arm of Abu Dhabi headquartered Lulu Group International, Twenty14 Holdings (T14H), has completed a $120m acquisition of the Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian.
Right: The Caledonian is a grand Edwardian railway hotel that has epitomised Scottish hospitality for more than 100 years.
MANAMA: Twenty14 Holdings (T14H), the hospitality investment arm of LuLu Group International, has completed a $120 million acquisition of the Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian.