What are the nicknames of the 50 states in USA?

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  • 1 decade ago
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    Alabama Yellowhammer State

    Alaska The state is commonly called “The Last Frontier” or “Land of the Midnight Sun”

    Arizona Grand Canyon State

    Arkansas The Natural State

    California Golden State

    Colorado Centennial State

    Connecticut Constitution State (official, 1959); Nutmeg State

    Delaware Diamond State; First State; Small Wonder

    Florida Sunshine State (1970)

    Georgia Peach State, Empire State of the South

    Hawaii Aloha State (1959)

    Idaho Gem State

    Illinois Prairie State

    Indiana Hoosier State

    Iowa Hawkeye State

    Kansas Sunflower State; Jayhawk State

    Kentucky Bluegrass State

    Louisiana Pelican State

    Maine Pine Tree State

    Maryland Free State; Old Line State

    Massachusetts Bay State; Old Colony State

    Michigan Wolverine State

    Minnesota North Star State; Gopher State; Land of 10,000 Lakes

    Mississippi Magnolia State

    Missouri Show-me State

    Montana Treasure State

    Nebraska Cornhusker State (1945); Beef State

    Nevada Sagebrush State; Silver State; Battle Born State

    New Hampshire Granite State

    New Jersey Garden State

    New Mexico Land of Enchantment (1999)

    New York Empire State

    North Carolina Tar Heel State

    North Dakota Sioux State; Flickertail State; Peace Garden State; Rough Rider State

    Ohio Buckeye State

    Oklahoma Sooner State

    Oregon Beaver State

    Pennsylvania Keystone State

    Rhode Island The Ocean State

    South Carolina Palmetto State

    South Dakota Mount Rushmore State; Coyote State

    Tennessee Volunteer State

    Texas Lone Star State

    Utah Beehive State

    Vermont Green Mountain State

    Virginia The Old Dominion; Mother of Presidents

    Washington Evergreen State

    West Virginia Mountain State

    Wisconsin Badger State

    Wyoming Equality State

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    California is the Golden State and the 49ers'. New York is the Big Apple. Illinois is the Land of Abe. Texas is the Lone Star State.

  • 1 decade ago

    there are alot my nicknames like for example new york is called the empire state and new j. id called the garden state...

  • indiana can be called the hoosier state and florida is the sunshine state

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  • 1 decade ago

    this should answer your question

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/State_nicknames

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