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.
  2. (rare) A female given name
  3. (rare) A male given name

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Danish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English Arizona.

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Arizona ‎(genitive Arizonas)

  1. Arizona

Polish[edit]

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Arizona f

  1. Arizona

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  • Arizona in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English Arizona.

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Arizona m

  1. Arizona (a state of the United States)

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Romanian[edit]

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Arizona f

  1. Arizona (U.S. State)

Spanish[edit]

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Arizona f

  1. Arizona

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