Meaning of Carolina


Pronunciation: (kar"u-lī'nu for 3 also Sp. kä"rô-lē'nä), [key]
— n.
  1. a former English colony on the Atlantic coast of North America: officially divided into North Carolina and South Carolina in 1729.
  2. North Carolina or South Carolina.
  3. a city in NE Puerto Rico, SE of San Juan. 147,835.
  4. Also calledNorth Carolina and South Carolina.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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