Arizona

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English[edit]

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Map of the US with Arizona in red
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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. (historical) A territory of the southwest Confederate (1862–1865) and United States of America (1863–1912), with its capitals at Tucson, Prescott, and Phoenix.
  2. (historical) A department of the northwest Second Mexican Empire (1863–1865), with its capital at Altar.
  3. A state in the southwestern United States, established 1912, with its capital at Phoenix.
  4. (rare) A unisex given name

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Danish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English Arizona.

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Arizona (genitive Arizonas)

  1. Arizona (a state of the United States)

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English Arizona.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɑritso(ː)nɑ/, [ˈɑrit̪ˌs̠o̞(ː)nɑ]

Proper noun[edit]

Arizona

  1. Arizona (a state of the United States)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Arizona (Kotus type 10/koira, no gradation)
nominative Arizona
genitive Arizonan
partitive Arizonaa
illative Arizonaan
singular plural
nominative Arizona
accusative nom. Arizona
gen. Arizonan
genitive Arizonan
partitive Arizonaa
inessive Arizonassa
elative Arizonasta
illative Arizonaan
adessive Arizonalla
ablative Arizonalta
allative Arizonalle
essive Arizonana
translative Arizonaksi
instructive
abessive Arizonatta
comitative
Possessive forms of Arizona (type koira)
possessor singular plural
1st person Arizonani Arizonamme
2nd person Arizonasi Arizonanne
3rd person Arizonansa

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English Arizona.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌaʁiˈzoːna/, /ˌɛʁiˈzoːna/, /ˌɛɹiˈzɔʊ̯nɐ/
  • IPA(key): /ˌaʁiˈtsoːna/ (fully Germanised; now archaic)
  • (file)

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Arizona n (genitive Arizonas)

  1. Arizona (a state of the United States)

Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From English Arizona.

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Arizona f

  1. Arizona (a state of the United States)

Polish[edit]

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Arizona f

  1. Arizona (a state of the United States)

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Further reading[edit]

  • 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]

Proper noun[edit]

Arizona f

  1. Arizona (a state of the United States)

Spanish[edit]

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Arizona f

  1. Arizona (a state of the United States)

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