Massachusetts

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See also: Massachusetts'

English[edit]

Map of US highlighting Massachusetts

Etymology[edit]

The state is named after the tribe. The tribe is named after the Great Blue Hill they resided near. Compare Massachusett mishe, missi, mass-(great), wadchu, -adchu(mountain), -et(place).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌmæsəˈtʃuːsɪts/
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Proper noun[edit]

Massachusetts

  1. A state of the United States of America Capital: Boston.

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References[edit]

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

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Catalan[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Massachusetts m

  1. Massachusetts

Danish[edit]

Danish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia da

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English Massachusetts.

Proper noun[edit]

Massachusetts ‎(genitive Massachusetts')

  1. Massachusetts

Dutch[edit]

Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nl

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Flag of Massachusetts.svg

Massachusetts ?

  1. Massachusetts

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English Massachusetts.

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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

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