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TYPE: Political Subdivision
CONTRIBUTOR: Fanny on 8/8/2014
Meaning & History
Name of a state in the United States, from the name of the Connecticut river, from Algonquian quinnitukqut "at the long tidal river," from kwen "long" + ehtekw "tidal river" + enk "place".