Connecticut

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English[edit]

Map of US highlighting Connecticut

Etymology[edit]

Said to be from Mohican (Algonquian) quinnitukqut "at the long tidal river," from *kwen- "long" (spelling due to confusion with connect) + *-ehtekw "tidal river" + *-enk "place."

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  • IPA(key): /kəˈnɛ.tə.kət/
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Connecticut

  1. A state of the United States of America Capital: Hartford.
  2. A river in the New England region

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Polish[edit]

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Connecticut n (indeclinable)

  1. Connecticut (state)
  2. Connecticut (river)

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Connecticut m

  1. Connecticut (a state of the United States of America)

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Connecticut ?

  1. Connecticut

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