Colorado

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English[edit]

Map of US highlighting Colorado

Etymology[edit]

After the Colorado River, from Spanish colorado, colored, red, reddish, because of the reddish-brown color of its water.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) IPA(key): /kɑləˈrædoʊ/, /kɑləˈrɑdoʊ/
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Colorado

  1. A state of the United States of America Capital and largest city: Denver.
  2. One of two municipalities in Brazil
  3. A ghost town in California
  4. A village in the Dominican Republic
  5. An unincorporated community in Texas

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Portuguese[edit]

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Colorado m

  1. Colorado (US state)

Spanish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Colorado m

  1. Colorado

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