See also: Kansas'

EnglishEdit

 
Map of US highlighting Kansas

EtymologyEdit

From a Siouan ethnonym cognate to Kansa; related to Arkansas, which see for more information.[1]

PronunciationEdit

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈkæn.zəs/
  • (file)

Proper nounEdit

Kansas (plural Kansases) (abbreviated Kan., Kans., Ks.)

  1. A state of the mid United States. Capital: Topeka.
  2. University of Kansas.

Derived termsEdit

TranslationsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ William Bright, Native American Placenames of the United States →ISBN, page 47 (citing personal communication with Robert Rankin)

Further readingEdit


CzechEdit

Proper nounEdit

Kansas m

  1. Kansas (state of the mid United States)

Derived termsEdit


DanishEdit

 
Danish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia da

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English Kansas.

Proper nounEdit

Kansas (genitive Kansas')

  1. Kansas (a state of the United States)

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English Kansas.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɑnsɑs/, [ˈkɑns̠ɑs̠]
  • Rhymes: -ɑnsɑs
  • Syllabification: Kan‧sas

Proper nounEdit

Kansas

  1. Kansas (a state of the United States)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of Kansas (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative Kansas
genitive Kansasin
partitive Kansasia
illative Kansasiin
singular plural
nominative Kansas
accusative nom. Kansas
gen. Kansasin
genitive Kansasin
partitive Kansasia
inessive Kansasissa
elative Kansasista
illative Kansasiin
adessive Kansasilla
ablative Kansasilta
allative Kansasille
essive Kansasina
translative Kansasiksi
instructive
abessive Kansasitta
comitative
Possessive forms of Kansas (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person Kansasini Kansasimme
2nd person Kansasisi Kansasinne
3rd person Kansasinsa

AnagramsEdit


FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

 
French Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia fr

Kansas m

  1. Kansas (a state of the United States)

ItalianEdit

 
Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia it

EtymologyEdit

From English Kansas.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Kansas m

  1. Kansas (a state of the United States)

PolishEdit

 
Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

EtymologyEdit

From English Kansas, from a Siouan ethnonym cognate to Kansa.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Kansas n (indeclinable)

  1. Kansas (a state of the United States)

Further readingEdit

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

PortugueseEdit

Proper nounEdit

Kansas m

  1. Kansas (a state of the United States)

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkansas/, [ˈkãnsas]

Proper nounEdit

Kansas m

  1. Kansas (a state of the United States)

See alsoEdit