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 "speaking normally."

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌɪləˈnɔɪ/
  • (file)
  • (proscribed) IPA(key): /ˌɪləˈnɔɪz/

Proper noun[edit]

Illinois

  1. A state of the United States of America. Capital: Springfield. Largest city: Chicago.
  2. A tribe who formerly inhabited the region between the Wabash and Mississippi rivers.
  3. The language spoken by this tribe, the Miami-Illinois language.

Derived terms[edit]

Translations[edit]

Adjective[edit]

Illinois ‎(not comparable)

  1. (Can we verify(+) this sense?) Of or relating to the Miami-Illinois language.

Noun[edit]

Illinois ‎(plural Illinois)

  1. A member of the above-mentioned tribe.

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Illinois m

  1. Illinois

Portuguese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Illinois m

  1. Illinois (a state of the United States)

Spanish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Illinois m

  1. Illinois

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