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Definition of the noun delaware

What does delaware mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: Delawares

  1. a member of an Algonquian people formerly living in New Jersey and New York and parts of Delaware and Pennsylvania
    • lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
    • more generic words: Algonquian / Algonquin = a member of any of the North American Indian groups speaking an Algonquian language and originally living in the subarctic regions of eastern Canada
  2. one of the British colonies that formed the United States
    • lexical domain: Locations - nouns denoting spatial position
    • instance of: Colony = one of the 13 British colonies that formed the original states of the United States
  3. a Mid-Atlantic state; one of the original 13 colonies
  4. the Algonquian language spoken by the Delaware

Places

  1. Delaware is a U.S. state on the Atlantic Coast in the Mid-Atlantic region of the United States. It is bordered to the south and west by Maryland, to the northeast by New Jersey, and to the north by Pennsylvania. The state takes its name from Thomas West, 3rd Baron De La Warr, an English nobleman and Virginia's first colonial governor, after whom what is now called Cape Henlopen was originally named.
  2. Delaware: The City of Delaware is a city in and the county seat of Delaware County, Ohio, in the United States of America. Delaware was founded in 1808 and was incorporated in 1816. It is located near the center of Ohio, is about 30 miles north of Columbus, and is part of the Columbus, Ohio Metropolitan Area. The population was 34,753 at the 2010 census, while the Columbus-Marion-Chillicothe, OH Combined Statistical Area has 2,002,604 people.
  3. Delaware is a town in Nowata County, Oklahoma, United States. The population was 417 at the 2010 census, a loss of 8.6 percent since the 456 at the 2000 census. The town is named for the Eastern Delaware tribe that moved into this area from Kansas after signing a treaty with the Cherokee Nation in 1867.
  4. Delaware is a city in Delaware County, Iowa, United States. The population was 159 at the 2010 census.
  5. Delaware is a town in Sullivan County, New York, USA. The population was 2,670 at the 2010 census.
  6. Delaware is a census-designated place and unincorporated community located within Knowlton Township in Warren County, New Jersey, United States, United States, that was created as part of the 2010 United States Census. As of the 2010 Census, the CDP's population was 150. The area is served as United States Postal Service ZIP code 07833.
  7. Delaware is an unincorporated community in Keweenaw County in the U.S. state of Michigan. It was established in 1846 as a copper mining town. It is located in the Keweenaw Peninsula, ten miles south of Copper Harbor and around twenty five miles north of Calumet. When the town was first settled it had a population of one hundred and rose to a population close to 1200 during full operation. When the town first started out the mining companies brought everything including housing, mining buildings, schools, grocery store, and a church. Today all that is left is a mining tour and foundations of old mining buildings. This is mostly because there were no other jobs and the location of the town is in a very remote location. The town made attempts to survive but in the end did not make it. The Bete Grise Light is located in the area.
  8. Delaware is an unincorporated community in Delaware Township, Ripley County, Indiana.
  9. Delaware a.k.a. Delaware, Arkansas: Delaware is an unincorporated community in Logan County, Arkansas, United States. Delaware is located on Lake Dardanelle at the junction of Arkansas Highway 22 and Arkansas Highway 393, 9 miles northwest of Dardanelle. Delaware has a post office with ZIP code 72835.

There are other places with in their name, like Delaware Bay, Delaware Run, Delaware Park, Fort Delaware, Delaware River, Delaware Valley, Delaware Water Gap, Delaware Art Museum, University of Delaware, Delaware Memorial Bridge, Delaware Boundary Markers, Delaware State University, Delaware Seashore State Park, Delaware Park-Front Park System, Delaware Park–Front Park System, Delaware College of Art & Design, Delaware Nation at Monroviantown.

Person

Who is Delaware?

Delaware is an actor.

Groups

  1. Delaware is a Norwegian indie/alternative rock band from Drammen.
  2. Delaware is a musical group.
  3. Delaware is a musical group.
    • album: "Okupiranci"

There are other groups with in their name, like University of Delaware Deltones.

Business

Delaware is a record label.

Character

Delaware is a fictional character from the 1978 film Shoot the Sun Down.

Music

  1. "Delaware" is a popular song, written by Irving Gordon. The song was published in 1959 and has references to 15 states of the United States. The states were portrayed, in the form of puns, as: Della wear, new jersey, Calla ‘phone ya, how ar’ ya, Mrs sip, mina-soda, Ore gone, I’ll ask ‘er, taxes, Wiscon sin, new brass key, Arkan saw, Tenne see, Flora die and misery.
  2. "Delaware" is the debut album by American shoegazing band Drop Nineteens. It was released in 1992.
  3. "delaware" is a musical EP of Delaware.
  4. "Delaware" is a musical EP of Cool Dad.
    • released in (7 years ago)

Miscellanea

  1. Delaware a.k.a. Unami language: Unami is an Algonquian language spoken by Lenape people in what was then the lower Hudson Valley area and New York Harbor area, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Delaware, but later in Ontario and Oklahoma. It is one of the two Delaware languages, the other being Munsee. The last fluent speaker, Edward Thompson, of the Delaware Tribe of Indians, died on 31 August 2002. His sister Nora Thompson Dean provided valuable information about the language to linguists and other scholars.
  2. Delaware a.k.a. Munsee language: Munsee is an endangered language of the Eastern Algonquian subgroup of the Algonquian language family, itself a branch of the Algic language family. Munsee is one of the two Delaware languages. It is very closely related to the extinct Unami Delaware, but the two are sufficiently different that they are considered separate languages. Munsee was spoken aboriginally in the vicinity of the modern New York City area in the United States, including western Long Island, Manhattan Island, Staten Island, as well as adjacent areas on the mainland: southeastern New York State, the northern third of New Jersey, and northeastern Pennsylvania.

Phrases with Delaware

Phrases starting with the word Delaware:

  1. delaware bay
  2. Delaware Skipper
  3. delaware memorial bridge
  4. Delaware County Cave Crayfish

Phrases ending with the word Delaware:

  1. Atrytone Delaware
  2. Hesperia delaware
  3. capital of delaware
  4. Melanoplus Delaware
  5. Species Atrytone Delaware
  6. species Hesperia delaware
  7. Species Melanoplus Delaware

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Delaware

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Google previewClinton Bradshaw (1835)

Or, The Adventures of a Lawyer ... by Frederick William Thomas

Delaware is a tale of much amusement and interest. We heartily com. mend it to our readers as a very pleasant and very clever work.”- Lit. Ga26tte. “Delaware is an original novel by an able man.”—Spectator.

Google previewAug. 1, 1832-Nov. 30, 1832 (1835)

by Fanny Kemble

" Delaware is a tale of much amusement and interest. We heartily commend it to our readers as a very pleasant and very clever work." — Lit. Gazette. "Delaware is an original novel by an able man." — Spectator.

Google previewDacre (1835)

by Lady Theresa Lewis

" Delaware is a tale of much amusement and interest. We heartily commend it to our readers as a very pleasant and very clever work." — Lit. Gazette. " Delaware is an original novel by an able man."— Spectator.

Google previewCanvassing (1835)

by John Banim

Delaware is a tale of much amusement and interest. We heartily com. mend it to our readers as a very pleasant and very clever work.” —Lit. Gazette. “Delaware is an original novel by an able man.”—Spectator.

Google previewCalavar (1834)

or, The knight of the conquest: a romance of Mexico by Robert Montgomery Bird

" Delaware is a tale of much amusement and interest. We heartily commend it to our readers as a very pleasant and very clever work." — Lit. Gazette. " Delaware is an original novel by an able man."— Spectator.

Google previewHelen (1834)

a tale by Maria Edgeworth

** Delaware is a tale of much amusement and interest. We heartily commend it to our readers as a very pleasant and very clever work." — Lit. Gazette. " Delaware is an original novel by an able man." — spectator.

Google previewReminiscences of an Intercourse with Mr. Niebuhr, the Historian (1835)

During a Residence with Him in Rome, in the Years 1822 and 1823 by Francis Lieber

Delaware is a tale of much amusement and interest. We heartily commend it to our readers as a very pleasant and very clever work.” —Lit. Gazette. “Delaware is an original novel by an able man.”—Spectator.

Google previewCecil Hyde (1834)

A Novel by Martin Archer Shee

" Delaware is a tale of much amusement and interest. We heartily commend it to our readers as a very pleasant and very clever work." — Lit. Gazette. " Delaware is an original novel by. an able man.'1— Spectator.

Google previewSketches and Recollections (1835)

by John Poole

" Delaware is a tale of much amusement and interest. We heartily commend it to our readers as a very pleasant and very clever work." — Lit, Gazette. " Delaware is an original novel by an able man." — Spectator.

Google previewTraits and Traditions of Portugal ... (1834)

by Miss Pardoe (Julia)

Delaware is a tale of much amusement and interest. We heartily commend it to our readers as a very pleasant and very clever work.” —Lit. Ga. zette. “Delaware is an original novel by an able man.”—Spectator.

Google previewThe Quarterly Review (London) (1833)

Delaware is a tale of much amusement and interest. We heartily commend it to our readers as a very pleasant and very clever work." — Literary Gazette. " Delaware is an original novel, by an able man."— Spectator. " The story is well told, the ...

Google previewLessons in Corporate Finance (2016)

A Case Studies Approach to Financial Tools, Financial Policies, and Valuation by Paul Asquith, Lawrence A. Weiss

Because Delaware is the most corporate‐friendly jurisdiction in the United States (in the sense of antitakeover, antilawsuit, antistockholder suits, etc.). Corporations ... Delaware is a state that specializes in corporate governance. Family Dollar ...

Google previewOperation Willow Quest (2012)

by Karlene Blakemore-Mowle

Peter Delaware is a man on a mission.

Google previewEncyclopedia of the New York School Poets (2015)

Delaware. and. the. New. York. School. poets. The motifofGeorge Washington CrossingtheDelaware playsa complicated rolein the relation ofNew York School poets and painters to avantgarde artand American culture. Based on a historical ...

Google previewThe Chambers Crossword Dictionary, 3rd edition (2012)

by Chambers,

Kansas,Nevada,Oregon Alabama,Arizona, Florida,Georgia, Indiana,Montana, NewYork,Vermont, Wyoming Arkansas,Colorado, Delaware,Illinois, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Virginia Louisiana, Minnesota, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Missouri Indians (1998)

by Donald Ricky

The colonies and a Seneca spokesman designated Shingas (a Delaware) as the ruler of these people. The trade republic was added to by Wyandot and Miami that had defected from the French in 1747. However, it was disrupted by French ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Surfing (2005)

by Matt Warshaw

DELAWARE (about 300), Delaware has understandably been overlooked by the larger surf world since the sport was introduced here in the early '60s. Wedged between Maryland and Pennsylvania, as surf journalist Peter Interland put it, ...

Google previewDictionary of Health Information Technology and Security (2007)

Delaware Delaware Health Information Network The Delaware Health Information Network (DHIN) was created by an act of the General Assembly and signed into law in 1997 ...

Google previewColorado Biographical Dictionary (1999)

by Jan Onofrio

Several Delaware families have now taken possession of the abandoned barracks, and are continuing the cultivation of the rice fields laid out by the former garrison...." The Delaware and Caddo Indians lived with the Wichitas on the north side ...

Google previewDrugs in American Society: An Encyclopedia of History, Politics, Culture, and the Law [3 volumes] (2014)

by Nancy E. Marion, Willard M. Oliver

All states except Alabama, Delaware, Kansas, Massachusetts, Mississippi, Missouri, New Hampshire, Utah, Vermont, Virginia Open Container Laws • None: Arkansas, Connecticut, Delaware, Mississippi, Missouri, Virginia, West Virginia ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of American Indian Costume (1996)

by Josephine Paterek

"The Delaware. " Handbook of North American Indians. Vol. 15: Northeast. Pp. 213—239. Washington: Smithsonian Institution. Gowing, Clara. "Life among the Delaware Indians.

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Sign language

American Sign Language (University of Delaware)

Here is a video about the American Sign Language Club at the University of Delaware. The video was made in fall 2011.

Quotes about Delaware

Seeing the rebirth of the Delaware Estuary as a valuable natural resource is certainly encouraging, and I am encouraged not just by the progress made in the Delaware Estuary but in estuaries throughout the country. (Jim Gerlach)
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Scrabble value of D2E1L1A1W4A1R1E1

The value of this 8-letter word is 12 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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