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Philadelphia

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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek Φιλαδέλφεια (Philadélpheia), from φιλέω (philéō, I love) + ἀδελφός (adelphós, brother)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): fɪləˈdɛlfiə
    • (local) IPA(key): fɪɫəˈɾɜɫfiə
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Proper nounEdit

Philadelphia

  1. Largest city in Pennsylvania, located in southeastern part of the state along the Delaware and Schuylkill rivers. Site of the Independence Hall; former capitol of United States. Nicknamed "City of Brotherly Love"
  2. A town in Mississippi, United States.

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