from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A species of cherry. Simmonds. Also spelled carroon.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
Or take this caroon, from earlier this week, by Chuck Asay, who "sifts the events of the day through his biblical worldview."
I have always wanted a Green Lantern movie since I had seen him in the Superman caroon series when I was younger.
Cockney slang for a half-crown coin was tusheroon, tossaroon, or tosheroon, a corruption of another slang term for this coin, madza caroon, a corruption of the Italian mezzo ` half 'corona ` crown.'
I LOVE this caroon … the insanity in the wife’s eyes is Hilarious!
_saltee_, from _soldo_; a crown, a _caroon_; and one half, _madza_, from
a beong say saltee 1s. 6d. dooe beong say saltee, or madza caroon 2s. 6d. (half-crown, mezza corona).