carline

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse karling, feminine of karl (carl).

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Noun[edit]

carline (plural carlines)

  1. (chiefly Scotland) A woman; a hag or witch.
  2. (nautical) A piece of squared timber fitted fore-and-aft between the deck beams of a wooden ship to provide support for the deck planking.
  3. Alternative form of caroline (an old silver coin of Italy)
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Etymology 2[edit]

car +‎ line

Noun[edit]

carline (plural carlines)

  1. A line of automobiles awaiting access to the same building or similar location.

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Etymology 3[edit]

From French carline.

Noun[edit]

carline (plural carlines)

  1. Carline thistle.

Italian[edit]

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carline f

  1. plural form of carlina

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Scots[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse karling, feminine of karl (carl).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɑrlɪn/, [ˈkarlɪn], [ˈkjarlɪn], [ˈkɛrlɪn]

Noun[edit]

carline (plural carlines)

  1. woman, old woman, crone, hag