What does the word cologne mean?

Usage examples for cologne

  1. This will be better if deoderized, or cologne alcohol is used. – Young's Demonstrative Translation of Scientific Secrets by Daniel Young
  2. M. de Peyrehorade was busy rubbing his son's temples with eau de Cologne and holding smelling salts under his nose. – Abbé Aubain and Mosaics by Prosper Mérimée
  3. He was ordained a Protestant minister and served first at Cologne and then at the English church in the West Prussian city of Elbing. – The Reformed Librarie-Keeper (1650) by John Dury