Massachusetts

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See also: Massachusetts'

English[edit]

Map of US highlighting Massachusetts

Etymology[edit]

From Massachusett muswachꝏsut (massadchu'eset, big mountain), i.e. the Great Blue Hill of the Wôpanâak people.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌmæsəˈtʃuːsɪts/
  • (file)
  • (also, New England) IPA(key): /ˌmæsəˈtʃuːzɪts/

Proper noun[edit]

Massachusetts

  1. A state in the United States.

Derived terms[edit]

Translations[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • William Bright, Native American Placenames of the United States (2004)

Further reading[edit]


Catalan[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Massachusetts m

  1. Massachusetts

Danish[edit]

Danish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia da

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English Massachusetts.

Proper noun[edit]

Massachusetts (genitive Massachusetts')

  1. Massachusetts

Dutch[edit]

Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nl

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Flag of Massachusetts.svg

Massachusetts ?

  1. Massachusetts

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English Massachusetts.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmɑsɑtʃu(ː)sets/, [ˈmɑs̠ɑt̪ʃu(ː)s̠e̞ts̠]
  • IPA(key): /ˈmæsætʃy(ː)sets/, [ˈmæs̠æt̪ʃy(ː)s̠e̞ts̠] (vowel harmony: ä)
  • IPA(key): /ˈmæsætʃu(ː)sets/, [ˈmæs̠æt̪ʃu(ː)s̠e̞ts̠]
  • English pronunciation also used

Proper noun[edit]

Massachusetts

  1. Massachusetts (state of the United States)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Massachusetts (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative Massachusetts
genitive Massachusettsin
partitive Massachusettsia
illative Massachusettsiin
singular plural
nominative Massachusetts
accusative nom. Massachusetts
gen. Massachusettsin
genitive Massachusettsin
partitive Massachusettsia
inessive Massachusettsissa
elative Massachusettsista
illative Massachusettsiin
adessive Massachusettsilla
ablative Massachusettsilta
allative Massachusettsille
essive Massachusettsina
translative Massachusettsiksi
instructive
abessive Massachusettsitta
comitative
  • Only when speaking and with some pronunciations:
Inflection of Massachusetts (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative Massachusetts
genitive Massachusettsin
partitive Massachusettsiä
illative Massachusettsiin
singular plural
nominative Massachusetts
accusative nom. Massachusetts
gen. Massachusettsin
genitive Massachusettsin
partitive Massachusettsiä
inessive Massachusettsissä
elative Massachusettsistä
illative Massachusettsiin
adessive Massachusettsillä
ablative Massachusettsiltä
allative Massachusettsille
essive Massachusettsinä
translative Massachusettsiksi
instructive
abessive Massachusettsittä
comitative

Italian[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia it

Etymology[edit]

From English Massachusetts.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mas.saˈt͡ʃu.sets/

Proper noun[edit]

Massachusetts m

  1. Massachusetts (a state of the United States)

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English Massachusetts.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Massachusetts m

  1. Massachusetts (a state of the United States)

Romanian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Massachusetts n

  1. Massachusetts (U.S. State)

Spanish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Massachusetts m

  1. Massachusetts

Related terms[edit]

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