See also: Oregón and Óregon

EnglishEdit

 
English Wikipedia has an article on:
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Map of US highlighting Oregon

EtymologyEdit

From earlier Ouragon, likely corruption of Spanish orejón (big ears), probably describing the banks of the Columbia River, although this remains uncertain. Multiple theories of further origins persist, usually an ultimate derivation from a Native American language:

See Wikipedia article on the toponym Oregon for more information.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Oregon

  1. A state in the Pacific Northwest region of the United States. Capital: Salem. Largest city: Portland.
  2. Several other locations in the United States:
    1. A ghost town in Boone County, Arkansas.
    2. A small city, the county seat of Ogle County, Illinois.
    3. An unincorporated community in Mercer County, Kentucky.
    4. An unincorporated community in Baltimore County, Maryland.
    5. A minor city, the county seat of Holt County, Missouri.
    6. A city in Lucas County, Ohio.
    7. An unincorporated community in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.
    8. A ghost town in Wilson County, Tennessee.
    9. A town and village in Dane County, Wisconsin.
  3. A community in Victoria County, Nova Scotia, Canada.
  4. University of Oregon.

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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

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Central NahuatlEdit

Proper nounEdit

Oregon

  1. Oregon (a state of the United States)

DanishEdit

 
Danish Wikipedia has an article on:
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English Oregon.

Proper nounEdit

Oregon (genitive Oregons)

  1. Oregon (a state of the United States)

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English Oregon.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈoreɡon/, [ˈo̞re̞ɡo̞n]
  • Rhymes: -oreɡon
  • Syllabification(key): O‧re‧gon

Proper nounEdit

Oregon

  1. Oregon (a state of the United States)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of Oregon (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative Oregon
genitive Oregonin
partitive Oregonia
illative Oregoniin
singular plural
nominative Oregon
accusative nom. Oregon
gen. Oregonin
genitive Oregonin
partitive Oregonia
inessive Oregonissa
elative Oregonista
illative Oregoniin
adessive Oregonilla
ablative Oregonilta
allative Oregonille
essive Oregonina
translative Oregoniksi
instructive
abessive Oregonitta
comitative
Possessive forms of Oregon (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person Oregonini Oregonimme
2nd person Oregonisi Oregoninne
3rd person Oregoninsa

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English Oregon.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Oregon n (proper noun, strong, genitive Oregons)

  1. Oregon (a state of the United States)

Haitian CreoleEdit

 
Haitian Creole Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia ht

Proper nounEdit

Oregon

  1. Oregon
    Synonym: Ògon

ItalianEdit

 
Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia it

EtymologyEdit

From English Oregon.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Oregon m

  1. Oregon (a state of the United States)

AnagramsEdit


JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

Oregon

  1. Rōmaji transcription of オレゴン

PolishEdit

 
Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English Oregon.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Oregon m inan

  1. Oregon (a state of the United States)

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

adjective
nouns

Further readingEdit

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

PortugueseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

Proper nounEdit

Oregon m

  1. Oregon (a state of the United States)

RomanianEdit

Proper nounEdit

Oregon n

  1. Oregon (a state of the United States)

TagalogEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English Oregon.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: O‧re‧gon
  • IPA(key): /ˌʔoɾeˈɡon/, [ˌʔo.ɾeˈɣon]

Proper nounEdit

Óregón

  1. Oregon (a state of the United States)