St.

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English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (Saint): St

Noun[edit]

St. (plural Sts.)

  1. Abbreviation of street (in names of specific streets, not as a common noun)
  2. Abbreviation of Saint (always capitalized).
    St. Vincent and the Grenadines
  3. (US) Abbreviation of state (pertaining to U.S. states)

Usage notes[edit]

This is the customary abbreviation of Street as used in case citations. See e.g. The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation, Nineteenth Edition (2010), "Case Names and Institutional Authors in Citations", Table T6, p. 430-431.

Coordinate terms[edit]

  • Sta. (abbreviation of "Santa", female "saint" from Spanish, found in some English placenames)
  • Ste. (abbreviation of "Sainte", female "saint" from French, found in some English placenames)

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Dutch[edit]

Noun[edit]

St.

  1. Abbreviation of Sint. St

French[edit]

Noun[edit]

St.

  1. Abbreviation of saint (St).

German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Adjective[edit]

St. (indeclinable)

  1. Abbreviation of Sankt.

Further reading[edit]

  • St.” in Duden online

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

St. m (uncountable)

  1. Abbreviation of santo (St).

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

St.

  1. (place name) Abbreviation of Stora (Large, Big, Grand).
    St. Ekö 7 km
    Big Oak Island 7 km
    St. Slottet hitåt
    Grand Palace this way
    See also: s:a
  2. (nonstandard) Abbreviation of Sankt (Saint).
    Synonym: S:t