Illinois

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English[edit]

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Map of US highlighting Illinois

Etymology[edit]

From French adaptation of an Algonquian (perhaps Ojibwe) term ilenweewa, meaning "they speak normally."

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˌɪlɨˈnɔɪ/, /ˌɪl.ə.ˈnɔɪ/
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Proper noun[edit]

Illinois

  1. A state of the United States of America Capital: Springfield. Largest city: Chicago.

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Translations[edit]

Adjective[edit]

Illinois (not comparable)

  1. Of or relating to the Miami-Illinois language.

Noun[edit]

Illinois (plural Illinois)

  1. Any of a tribe of Native Americans who formerly occupied the region between the Wabash and Mississippi rivers.

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Illinois m

  1. Illinois

Spanish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Illinois m

  1. Illinois

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