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
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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.
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.
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Two years later the new club amended their name to Inverness Caledonian Thistle.
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A statement from the club read: "Hibernian FC today confirmed that compensation has been agreed with Inverness Caledonian Thistle FC.
Since 2010, as part of an ongoing programme to help build a robust Scottish on trade, Tennent Caledonian has been offering investment finance to its free on trade partners to support cash flow, re-financing and growth plans
Edinburgh's Caledonian Brewery can now offer its worldwide customers easy, online ordering thanks to a new bespoke website supplied by internet marketing firm WSI Yorkshire.
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To brew the first offering in the series, Newcastle turned to its Edinburgh, Scotland-based sister brewery, Caledonian, to develop a Scotch ale.