Kansas

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English[edit]

Map of US highlighting Kansas

Etymology[edit]

From a Siouan ethnonym cognate to Kansa; related to Arkansas, which see for more information.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈkæn.zəs/
  • (file)

Proper noun[edit]

Kansas (plural Kansases) (abbreviated Kan., Kans., Ks.)

  1. A state of the mid United States. Capital: Topeka.
  2. University of Kansas.

Derived terms[edit]

Translations[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ William Bright, Native American Placenames of the United States →ISBN, page 47 (citing personal communication with Robert Rankin)

Further reading[edit]


Czech[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Kansas m

  1. Kansas (state of the mid United States)

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Danish[edit]

Danish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia da

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English Kansas.

Proper noun[edit]

Kansas (genitive Kansas')

  1. Kansas (a state of the United States)

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English Kansas.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɑnsɑs/, [ˈkɑns̠ɑs̠]
  • Rhymes: -ɑnsɑs
  • Syllabification: Kan‧sas

Proper noun[edit]

Kansas

  1. Kansas (a state of the United States)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Kansas (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative Kansas
genitive Kansasin
partitive Kansasia
illative Kansasiin
singular plural
nominative Kansas
accusative nom. Kansas
gen. Kansasin
genitive Kansasin
partitive Kansasia
inessive Kansasissa
elative Kansasista
illative Kansasiin
adessive Kansasilla
ablative Kansasilta
allative Kansasille
essive Kansasina
translative Kansasiksi
instructive
abessive Kansasitta
comitative
Possessive forms of Kansas (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person Kansasini Kansasimme
2nd person Kansasisi Kansasinne
3rd person Kansasinsa

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

French Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia fr

Kansas m

  1. Kansas (a state of the United States)

Italian[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia it

Etymology[edit]

From English Kansas.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Kansas m

  1. Kansas (a state of the United States)

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Etymology[edit]

From English Kansas, from a Siouan ethnonym cognate to Kansa.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Kansas n (indeclinable)

  1. Kansas (a state of the United States)

Further reading[edit]

  • Kansas in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • Kansas in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Kansas m

  1. Kansas (a state of the United States)

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkansas/, [ˈkãnsas]

Proper noun[edit]

Kansas m

  1. Kansas (a state of the United States)

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