See also: Massachusetts'

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EnglishEdit

 
Map of US highlighting Massachusetts

EtymologyEdit

The state is named after the tribe. The tribe is named after the Great Blue Hill they resided near. Compare Massachusett mishe, missi, mass-(great), wadchu, -adchu(mountain), -et(place).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˌmæsəˈtʃuːsɪts/
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Proper nounEdit

Massachusetts

  1. A state of the United States of America Capital: Boston.

Derived termsEdit

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See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • William Bright, Native American Placenames of the United States (2004)

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CatalanEdit

Proper nounEdit

Massachusetts m

  1. Massachusetts

DanishEdit

 
Danish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia da

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from English Massachusetts.

Proper nounEdit

Massachusetts ‎(genitive Massachusetts')

  1. Massachusetts

DutchEdit

 
Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nl

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Massachusetts ?

  1. Massachusetts

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from English Massachusetts.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Massachusetts m

  1. Massachusetts (a state of the United States)

RomanianEdit

Proper nounEdit

Massachusetts n

  1. Massachusetts (U.S. State)

SpanishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Massachusetts m

  1. Massachusetts

Related termsEdit

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