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See also: Pennsylvânia

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EnglishEdit

 
Map of US highlighting Pennsylvania

Alternative formsEdit

  • Module error: The module returned a nil value. It is supposed to return an export table.

EtymologyEdit

On March 4, 1681, Charles II of England granted a land tract to William Penn for the area that now includes Pennsylvania. Penn then founded a colony there as a place of religious freedom for Quakers, and named it for the Latin Module error: The module returned a nil value. It is supposed to return an export table., Module error: The module returned a nil value. It is supposed to return an export table. meaning "wood", thus "Pennsylvania."

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Proper nounEdit

Pennsylvania

  1. A state of the United States of America. Capital: Harrisburg; largest city: Philadelphia.
  2. The first, and historically largest, now defunct US railroad, a hallmark of the industrial age.

SynonymsEdit

  • (US state): Module error: The module returned a nil value. It is supposed to return an export table.

Derived termsEdit

  • Module error: The module returned a nil value. It is supposed to return an export table.
  • Module error: The module returned a nil value. It is supposed to return an export table.
  • Module error: The module returned a nil value. It is supposed to return an export table.
  • Module error: The module returned a nil value. It is supposed to return an export table.
  • Module error: The module returned a nil value. It is supposed to return an export table.
  • Module error: The module returned a nil value. It is supposed to return an export table.
  • Module error: The module returned a nil value. It is supposed to return an export table.

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DanishEdit

 
Danish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Alternative formsEdit

  • Module error: The module returned a nil value. It is supposed to return an export table.

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English Pennsylvania.

Proper nounEdit

Pennsylvania (genitive Pennsylvanias)

  1. Module error: The module returned a nil value. It is supposed to return an export table.

PortugueseEdit

Proper nounEdit

Pennsylvania f

  1. Alternative spelling of Pensilvânia