Definition of Lincoln in English:

Lincoln

Syllabification: Lin·coln
Pronunciation: /ˈliNGkən
 
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1The state capital of Nebraska; population 251,624 (est. 2008). Founded as Lancaster in 1856, it was made the state capital in 1867 and renamed in honor of Abraham Lincoln.
2A city in eastern England, the county town of Lincolnshire; population 86,800 (est. 2009). It was founded by the Romans as Lindum Colonia.

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