Definitions of Linn

  1. A pool caused by a waterfall; a waterfall.

Usage examples for Linn

  1. Creehope Linn divides, as I have already described, a sandstone rock, over which there lies a deep layer of moss, surmounted by close and tall heather- at least this was the case formerly, and may be so still. – Wilson's Tales of the Borders and of Scotland, Vol. XX by Alexander Leighton
  2. For a considerable way below the fall known by the name of the " Grey Mare's Tail," the linn almost meets above, and the heather altogether- to an inexperienced stranger, there is no evidence whatever of the dreadful abyss, of sixty feet depth, which yawns beneath. – Wilson's Tales of the Borders and of Scotland, Vol. XX by Alexander Leighton
  3. Four young lads, two of them named Linn, accompanied by Wells and Brashears, went on a hunting party to a pond about six miles South- West of Louisville. – The History of Louisville, from the Earliest Settlement till the Year 1852 by Ben Casseday
  4. 1907, and especially E. A. N. Arber and J. Parkin, On the Origin of Angiosperms, Journal Linn. – Darwin and Modern Science by A.C. Seward and Others
  5. Lee interested Senator Linn, of Missouri, in Oregon, and this senator, on December 11, 1838, introduced the bill into Congress which organized the Territory. – The Log School-House on the Columbia by Hezekiah Butterworth
  6. Saddler bringing one forth from the dim recesses of his memory that related, in seventeen verses and much monotonous chorus, the love affairs of a certain Dinah Linn. – A Maid of Many Moods by Virna Sheard
  7. 302. Corvus monedula, Linn. – The Nests and Eggs of Indian Birds, Volume 1 by Allan O. Hume
  8. " This is what I expected, Linn. – Prince Fortunatus by William Black
  9. " Oh, yes," replied Linn art. – The Emperor of Portugallia by Selma Lagerlof
  10. Lin Linn was about the whole works in the family. – Watch Yourself Go By by Al. G. Field
  11. Glad you've looked in, Linn. – Prince Fortunatus by William Black
  12. In neither the Linn resolution nor in the Linn bill was any difference made between American citizens and British subjects, or other aliens as to the right to take land. – Dr. John McLoughlin, the Father of Oregon by Frederick Van Voorhies Holman
  13. " We'd better be getting back, Linn. – Prince Fortunatus by William Black
  14. Linn, what's the matter with you? – Prince Fortunatus by William Black
  15. Thus Linn advised the mother. – Watch Yourself Go By by Al. G. Field
  16. Now, good- bye, Mrs. Linn. – Watch Yourself Go By by Al. G. Field
  17. Therefore, a certain plausible, shifty- eyed individual by the name of Linn was despatched to Omar on the first steamer. – The Iron Trail by Rex Beach
  18. 4. Vitis vulpina, Linn. – Manual of American Grape-Growing by U. P. Hedrick
  19. Hopes were also entertained " that Mr. Baer of Maryland and Linn of New- Jersey would come over." – Memoirs of Aaron Burr, Complete by Matthew L. Davis
  20. The Nebria complanata, Linn. – On the Variation of Species, with Especial Reference to the Insecta ; Followed by an Inquiry into the Nature of Genera by Thomas Vernon Wollaston