Arizona

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English[edit]

Map of US highlighting Arizona
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Etymology[edit]

Uncertain. Two very different origins have been proposed:

  • From Basque aritz ona ‎(good oak), from aritz ‎(oak) + ona ‎(good).
  • From O'odham alĭ ṣonak ‎(small spring), from alĭ ‎(small) ṣonak ‎(spring).

The claim that it comes from Spanish árida ‎(dry) and zona ‎(zone) is folk etymology.

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Arizona

  1. A state of the United States of America. Postal code: AZ, capital: Phoenix.

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Polish[edit]

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Arizona f

  1. Arizona

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  • Arizona in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

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Arizona m

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

Romanian[edit]

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Arizona f

  1. Arizona (U.S. State)

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Arizona f

  1. Arizona

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