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Definition of the noun cologne

What does cologne mean as a name of something?

noun - plural:

  • cologne: colognes
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  1. a perfumed liquid made of essential oils and alcohol

Alternative definition of the noun cologne


  1. A type of scented or perfumed water named after the city of Cologne.


  1. Cologne is Germany's fourth-largest city, and is the largest city both in the German Federal State of North Rhine-Westphalia and within the Rhine-Ruhr Metropolitan Area, one of the major European metropolitan areas with more than ten million inhabitants.
  2. Cologne is one of the five governmental districts of the German Federal State of North Rhine-Westphalia. It is located in the south-west of that state and covers the hills of the Eifel as well as the Bergisches Land.
  3. Cologne is a city in Carver County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 1,519 at the 2010 census. The city is about 30 miles from Minneapolis.
  4. Cologne a.k.a. Cologne, Virginia: Cologne is an unincorporated community in King and Queen County, Virginia, United States. Cologne is located at longitude -76.691 and latitude 37.531 and sits elevated at 105 feet.
  5. Cologne a.k.a. Cologne, New Jersey: Cologne is an unincorporated community located within Galloway Township, in Atlantic County, New Jersey, United States. Cologne is located on U.S. Route 30, about 2.5 miles southeast of Egg Harbor City. Cologne has a post office with ZIP code 08213.

There are other places with Cologne in their name, like Cologne Opera, University of Cologne, Academy of Media Arts Cologne, German Sport University Cologne, Cologne University of Applied Sciences.


Cologne was a pigeon who received the Dickin Medal in 1947 from the People's Dispensary for Sick Animals for bravery in service during the Second World War.

  • award: - Dickin Medal (Bravery in service during the Second World War)


Cologne is a fictional character in Rumiko Takahashi's anime and manga series Ranma ½.


  1. "Cologne" is a musical single of Nicole Marshall, Javeon, Clean Bandit.
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  2. "Cologne" is a musical single of Sonae.
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  3. "Cologne" is a composition.
  4. "Cologne" is a composition.


"Cologne" is a book by Adolf Kober.


  1. "Cologne" is a 2013 short music drama film written and directed by Brendan Ranson-Walsh.
  2. "Cologne" a.k.a. "Cologne: From the Diary of Ray and Esther" is a 1939 short documentary film which deals with the German-American community on the eve of World War II. It was filmed and directed by amateur filmmakers Esther Dowidat and Raymond Dowidat, residents of Cologne, Minnesota.

Phrases with Cologne

  1. cologne water
  2. eau de cologne mint
  3. eau de cologne

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Google previewCorrespondence of James Fenimore-Cooper

Cologne is an old town with a Cathedral commenced and about a third completed, in which state it has rested the last five...

Google previewPerfumes (2010)

The A-Z Guide by Luca Turin, Tania Sanchez

A good cologne is the perfumery equivalent of a postconcert encore: brief; familiar to the entire audience, which sighs with pleasure when hearing the first notes; and completely devoid of any ambition beyond transient joy. It is also one of life's ...

Google previewStern's Guide to the Cruise Vacation: 2015 Edition (2014)

by Steven B. Stern

Cologne is a lovely historic citywith a picturesque vista of the Rhine. Dominating the...

Google previewGermany Pocket Adventures (2012)

by Henk Bekker

By Rail: Cologne is an important railway hub with fast connections to all parts of Germany as well as to the Netherlands, Brussels, and Paris. Berlin is just over four hours away on hourly trains. At least three ICE trains per hour connect Cologne ...

Google previewThomas Jefferson Travels (2007)

Selected Writings, 1784-1789 by Anthony Brandt

Cologne is the principal market of exportation. They find that the ...

Google previewPopular Voyages and Travels Throughout the Continent & Islands of Europe (1820)

In which the Geography, Character, Customs, and Manners of Nations are Described, and the Phenomena of Nature Most Worthy of Observation are Illustrated on Scientific Principles by Mrs. Jamieson (Frances Thurtle)

" Cologne is a large commercial city, seated on the west bank of the Rhine, by means of which it carries on a brisk trade with Holland and Germany.

Google previewA Hand-book for Travellers on the Continent (1842)

Being a Guide Through Holland, Belgium, Prussia, and Northern Germany, and Along the Rhine, from Holland to Switzerland : with an Index Map

Cologne is a fortified town of 65,000 inhabitants, on the left bank of the Rhine , connected by a bridge of boats with the fortress and suburb of Deutz, which has 3,700 inhabitants. It is the largest and wealthiest city on the Rhine , and has ...

Google previewWomen, Production, and Patriarchy in Late Medieval Cities (2009)

by Martha C. Howell

An interesting, somewhat surprising feature of the pattern of women's work in Cologne is that the business organization of work was less significant in restricting women's access to market production there than it was in Leiden: the women's ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Twentieth-Century Photography, 3-Volume Set (2005)

by Lynne Warren

See also: Architectural Photography; Cartier-Bresson, Henri; Kesting, Edmund; Man Ray; MoholyNagy, La ́szlo ́; Photogram; Photography in Germany and Austria Biography Born Cologne, Germany, May 19, 1924. Studied photography at the ...

Google previewWinston's Cumulative Encyclopedia (1914)

A Comprehensive Reference Book by Charles Morris

Cologne, showing Cathedral and Church of St. Martin Grand Canon of the Colorado. Cologne. Colombia. The most important edifice of all is the cathedral, begun in 1248, one of the finest and largest Gothic structures in Europe.

Google previewThe Grove Encyclopedia of American Art (2011)

by Joan M. Marter

Cologne, Mus. Ludwig Cologne, Stadtmus. Cologne, Wallraf-Richartz-Mus. Colorado Springs, CO, F.A. Cent. Columbus, GA, Mus. Columbus, OH Hist. Soc. Columbus, OH, Mus. A. Columbus, OH, Wexner Cent. A. Charleston, SC, Carolina Art ...

Google previewThe Edinburgh encyclopaedia (1832)

by Sir David Brewster

Amsterdam Antwerp Augsburg Basle Berlin Bern Bombay Bremen Breslau Brussels Cadiz Cairo Calicut China Cologne Constantinople Cracow Damascus Dantzic Denmark England Florence Frankfort France Geneva Genoa Hamburgh ...

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Euphemisms are unpleasant truths wearing diplomatic cologne. (Quentin Crisp)
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Scrabble value of C3O1L1O1G2N1E1

The value of this 7-letter word is 10 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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