HyperDic: pennsylvania

English > 3 senses of the word Pennsylvania:
NOUNlocationPennsylvania, Keystone State, PA, Pa.a Mid-Atlantic state
locationPennsylvaniaone of the British colonies that formed the United States
artifactPennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania, Penna university in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania > pronunciation
Soundspeh.nsahlvey'nyah
RhymesAbkhazia ... Virginia: 48 rhymes with yah...
English > Pennsylvania: 3 senses > noun 1, location
MeaningA Mid-Atlantic state; one of the original 13 colonies.
SynonymsKeystone State, PA, Pa.
Instance ofAmerican stateOne of the 50 states of the United States
Part ofMid-Atlantic statesA region of the eastern United States comprising New York and New Jersey and Pennsylvania and Delaware and Maryland
United States, United States of America, America, the States, US, U.S., USA, U.S.A.North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean
PartsAlleghenies, Allegheny MountainsThe western part of the Appalachian Mountains
Allegheny, Allegheny RiverA river that rises in Pennsylvania and flows north into New York and then back south through Pennsylvania again to join the Monongahela River at Pittsburgh which is the beginning of the Ohio River
AllentownA city in eastern Pennsylvania
AltoonaA town in central Pennsylvania
BethlehemA town in eastern Pennsylvania on the Lehigh River to the northwest of Philadelphia
Blue Ridge Mountains, Blue RidgeA range of the Appalachians extending from southern Pennsylvania to northern Georgia
ChesterA city of southeastern Pennsylvania on the Delaware river (an industrial suburb of Philadelphia)
ErieA port city on Lake Erie in northwestern Pennsylvania
GettysburgA small town in southern Pennsylvania
Harrisburg, capital of PennsylvaniaCapital of Pennsylvania
Lehigh RiverA river in eastern Pennsylvania that flows southeast into the Delaware River
Monongahela, Monongahela RiverA river that rises in northern West Virginia and flows north into Pennsylvania where it joins the Allegheny River at Pittsburgh to form the Ohio River
Philadelphia, City of Brotherly LoveThe largest city in Pennsylvania
PittsburghA city in southwestern Pennsylvania where the confluence of the Allegheny River and Monongahela River forms the Ohio River
Susquehanna, Susquehanna RiverA river in the northeastern United States that rises in New York and flows southward through Pennsylvania and Maryland into Chesapeake Bay
University of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania, PennA university in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Region ofGettysburg, Battle of GettysburgA battle of the American Civil War (1863)
SpanishEstado Piedra Angular, PA, Pennsylvania, Pensilvania
CatalanPennsilvània, Pennsylvania
English > Pennsylvania: 3 senses > noun 2, location
MeaningOne of the British colonies that formed the United States.
Instance ofColonyOne of the 13 British colonies that formed the original states of the United States
SpanishPensilvania
English > Pennsylvania: 3 senses > noun 3, artifact
MeaningA university in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
SynonymsUniversity of Pennsylvania, Penn
Instance ofuniversityestablishment where a seat of higher learning is housed, including administrative and living quarters as well as facilities for research and teaching
Member ofIvy LeagueA league of universities / universities / universities and colleges in the northeastern United States that have a reputation / reputation for scholastic achievement and social prestige
Part ofPennsylvania, Keystone State, PA, Pa.A Mid-Atlantic state
SpanishPenn, Pennsylvania, Universidad de Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania
CatalanUniversitat de Pennsilvània

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