See also: nevada and ñevada

EnglishEdit

 
Map of US highlighting Nevada

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish nevada (snow-covered).

PronunciationEdit

  • (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 nounEdit

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.

Derived termsEdit

TranslationsEdit

See alsoEdit

Divisions of the United States of America in English (layout · text)
states: Alabama · Alaska · Arizona · Arkansas · California · Colorado · Connecticut · Delaware · Florida · Georgia · Hawaii · Idaho · Illinois · Indiana · Iowa · Kansas · Kentucky · Louisiana · Maine · Maryland · Massachusetts · Michigan · Minnesota · Mississippi · Missouri · Montana · Nebraska · Nevada · New Hampshire · New Jersey · New Mexico · New York · North Carolina · North Dakota · Ohio · Oklahoma · Oregon · Pennsylvania · Rhode Island · South Carolina · South Dakota · Tennessee · Texas · Utah · Vermont · Virginia · Washington · West Virginia · Wisconsin · Wyoming
federal district: Washington, D.C.
territories: American Samoa · Guam · Northern Mariana Islands · Puerto Rico · United States minor outlying islands · United States Virgin Islands

Further readingEdit

AnagramsEdit


CatalanEdit

 
Catalan Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia ca

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Nevada f

  1. Nevada (a state of the United States)

Central NahuatlEdit

Proper nounEdit

Nevada

  1. Nevada (a state of the United States)

DanishEdit

 
Danish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia da

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

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

Proper nounEdit

Nevada n (genitive Nevadas)

  1. Nevada (a state of the United States)

FinnishEdit

 
Finnish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia fi

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

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

Proper nounEdit

Nevada

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

DeclensionEdit

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

GermanEdit

 
German Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia de

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

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

Proper nounEdit

Nevada n (genitive Nevadas)

  1. Nevada (a state of the United States)

Further readingEdit


IcelandicEdit

 
Icelandic Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia is

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Nevada n

  1. Nevada (a state of the United States)

DeclensionEdit


ItalianEdit

 
Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia it

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

il Nevada m

  1. Nevada (a state of the United States)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Nevada in Bruno Migliorini et al., Dizionario d'ortografia e di pronunzia, Rai Eri, 2007

AnagramsEdit


PolishEdit

 
Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /nɛˈva.da/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: Ne‧va‧da
  • Rhymes: -ada

Proper nounEdit

Nevada f

  1. Nevada (a state of the United States)

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

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

PortugueseEdit

 
Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pt

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): (Brazil) /neˈva.dɐ/, [neˈva.dɐ]
  • IPA(key): (Portugal) /nɨˈva.dɐ/, [nɨˈva.ðɐ]

Proper nounEdit

Nevada m

  1. Nevada (a state of the United States)

Serbo-CroatianEdit

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

Proper nounEdit

Nevada f (Cyrillic spelling Невада)

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

SlovakEdit

 
Slovak Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia sk

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Nevada f (genitive Nevady, declension pattern of žena)

  1. Nevada (a state of the United States)

ReferencesEdit

  • Nevada in Slovak dictionaries at slovnik.juls.savba.sk

SpanishEdit

 
Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia es

EtymologyEdit

From adjective nevada (snow-covered).

PronunciationEdit

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

Proper nounEdit

Nevada f

  1. Nevada (a state of the United States)

Derived termsEdit