Nebraska

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English[edit]

Map of US highlighting Nebraska

Etymology[edit]

Nebraska probably gets its name from archaic Chiwere Ñí Brásge, pronounced [ˌɲĩˈbɾaskɛ] (contemporary Chiwere Ñí Bráhge), or the Omaha-Ponca Ní Btháska, pronounced [ˌnĩˈbˡðaska], both meaning "flat water," after the Platte River that flows through the state.

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Nebraska

  1. A state of the United States of America Capital: Lincoln; largest city: Omaha.

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Danish[edit]

Danish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English Nebraska.

Proper noun[edit]

Nebraska (genitive Nebraskas)

  1. Nebraska

Polish[edit]

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Nebraska f

  1. Nebraska

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Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /neˈbɾaska/, [neˈβɾaska]

Proper noun[edit]

Nebraska f

  1. Nebraska

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