Nevada

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See also: nevada and ñevada

English[edit]

Map of US highlighting Nevada

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish nevada (snow-covered).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US, Western US, especially Nevada) IPA(key): /nɪˈvædə/, /nəˈvædə/, [nəˈvæɾə], enPR: nĭ-vădʹə, nə-vădʹə
    • (file)
  • (US, Eastern US) IPA(key): /nɪˈvɑdə/, /nəˈvɑdə/, [nəˈvɑɾə], enPR: nĭ-väʹdə, nə-väʹdə
  • (some US municipalities, uncommon) IPA(key): /nəˈveɪdə/, enPR: nə-vāʹdə
  • (UK) IPA(key): /nəˈvɑːdə/, /nɪˈvɑːdə/, enPR: nə-väʹdə, nĭ-väʹdə
  • Rhymes: -ædə, -ɑːdə, -eɪdə

Proper noun[edit]

Nevada

  1. A state in the western United States. Capital: Carson City. Largest city: Las Vegas.
  2. Several other locations in the United States:
    1. A city, the county seat of Story County, Iowa, named for the Sierra Nevada mountains.
    2. A city, the county seat of Vernon County, Missouri, named for Nevada City, California.
    3. A city in Collin County, Texas, named for the Territory.
    4. A village in Wyandot County, Ohio, named for the Sierra Nevada mountains.
    5. An unincorporated community in Livingston County, Illinois, named for the state.
    6. An unincorporated community in Tipton County, Indiana, supposedly named for some unknown "town in Mexico".
  3. University of Nevada, Reno.
  4. A municipality of Granada, Spain, named for the Sierra Nevada mountains in Spain.

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Catalan[edit]

Catalan Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia ca

Etymology[edit]

From English Nevada, from Spanish nevada (snow-covered).

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Nevada f

  1. Nevada (a state of the United States)

Danish[edit]

Danish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia da

Etymology[edit]

From English Nevada, from Spanish nevada (snow-covered).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /nɛˈvaːda/, [neˈvɛːtæ], [neˈvɛːdæ]

Proper noun[edit]

Nevada n (genitive Nevadas)

  1. Nevada (a state of the United States)

Finnish[edit]

Finnish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia fi

Etymology[edit]

From English Nevada, from Spanish nevada (snow-covered).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈneʋɑdɑ/, [ˈne̞ʋɑdɑ]
  • Rhymes: -eʋɑdɑ
  • Syllabification: Ne‧va‧da

Proper noun[edit]

Nevada

  1. Nevada (a state of the United States)
  2. (colloquial) Timbuktu (a remote place)
    Synonym: Huitsin Nevada

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Nevada (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative Nevada
genitive Nevadan
partitive Nevadaa
illative Nevadaan
singular plural
nominative Nevada
accusative nom. Nevada
gen. Nevadan
genitive Nevadan
partitive Nevadaa
inessive Nevadassa
elative Nevadasta
illative Nevadaan
adessive Nevadalla
ablative Nevadalta
allative Nevadalle
essive Nevadana
translative Nevadaksi
instructive
abessive Nevadatta
comitative
Possessive forms of Nevada (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person Nevadani Nevadamme
2nd person Nevadasi Nevadanne
3rd person Nevadansa

German[edit]

German Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia de

Etymology[edit]

From English Nevada, from Spanish nevada (snow-covered).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /neˈvaːda/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: Ne‧va‧da

Proper noun[edit]

Nevada n (genitive Nevadas)

  1. Nevada (a state of the United States)

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Icelandic[edit]

Icelandic Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia is

Etymology[edit]

From English Nevada, from Spanish nevada (snow-covered).

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Proper noun[edit]

Nevada n

  1. Nevada (a state of the United States)

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Italian[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia it

Etymology[edit]

From English Nevada, from Spanish nevada (snow-covered, feminine).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /neˈva.da/
  • Rhymes: -ada
  • Hyphenation: Ne‧và‧da

Proper noun[edit]

il Nevada m

  1. Nevada (a state of the United States)

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Etymology[edit]

From English Nevada, from Spanish nevada (snow-covered).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /nɛˈva.da/
  • Hyphenation: Ne‧va‧da

Proper noun[edit]

Nevada f

  1. Nevada (a state of the United States)

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

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

Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pt

Etymology[edit]

From English Nevada, from Spanish nevada (snow-covered).

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o Nevada m

  1. Nevada (a state of the United States)

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

English Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia
Bosnian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia bs

Proper noun[edit]

Nevada f (Cyrillic spelling Невада)

  1. A village in Kuršumlija municipality, Serbia
  2. A village in Ravno municipality, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Spanish[edit]

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia es

Etymology[edit]

From adjective nevada (snow-covered).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /neˈbada/, [neˈβ̞a.ð̞a]
  • Rhymes: -aða
  • Hyphenation: Ne‧va‧da

Proper noun[edit]

Nevada f

  1. Nevada (a state of the United States)

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