Connecticut

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English[edit]

Map of US highlighting Connecticut

Etymology[edit]

Said to be from Mahican 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): /kəˈnɛtɪkət/
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Connecticut

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

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Danish[edit]

Danish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English Connecticut.

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Connecticut (genitive Connecticuts)

  1. Connecticut

Polish[edit]

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Connecticut n (indeclinable)

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

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English Connecticut.

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Connecticut m

  1. Connecticut (a state of the United States)

Romanian[edit]

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Connecticut n

  1. Connecticut (U.S. State)

Spanish[edit]

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Connecticut ?

  1. Connecticut

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