Definition of Capital of North Carolina
1. Noun. Capital of the state of North Carolina; located in the east central part of the North Carolina.
Generic synonyms: State Capital
Group relationships: Nc, North Carolina, Old North State, Tar Heel State
Lexicographical Neighbors of Capital Of North Carolina
Literary usage of Capital of North Carolina
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Story of the Great March: From the Diary of a Staff Officer by George Ward Nichols (1865)
"Raleigh, April 14£A.— The capital of North Carolina was yesterday occupied by General Sherman. The victory was bloodless, with a single exception. ..."
2. The Twentieth Century Biographical Dictionary of Notable Americans ...by John Howard Brown by John Howard Brown (1904)
"Allen Jones of Northampton and settled in Halifax, then practically the capital of North Carolina. He was a member of the convention that framed the ..."
3. The First Book of History, for Children and Youth by Samuel Griswold Goodrich (1849)
"capital of North Carolina ? Where is Pamlico Sound ? Describe the following towns: — Raleigh, Fayette- ville, Edenton, Newbern. Extent of North Carolina? ..."
4. Manual of Geography: Combined with History and Astronomy by James Monteith (1864)
"River flows into Albemarle Sound? River flows into Pamlico Sound? River flows into the Atlantic, at Cape Fear? is the capital of North Carolina? ..."
5. Handy-book of Literary Curiosities by William Shepard Walsh (1892)
"Finally the South Carolina executive, with a large retinue, waited on his official brother at Raleigh, the capital of North Carolina. ..."
6. Sketches of North Carolina, Historical and Biographical: Illustrative of the by William Henry Foote (1846)
"... to the capital of North Carolina, Raleigh, or through Danville or Milton, on to the River of Powhatan. This is the line of settlements of the emigrants ..."