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Updated: Jul 11, 2024 | 👁️ 1 Views | 🔊 5 Pronunciations
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Gender: Female

Origin: English

Meaning: Name originating from a N...

Pronunciation: kuh-NEK-tuh-kuht, kəˈnɛk.tɪ.kət, K AH N EH T AH K AH T

Popularity Rank: #2,517,755

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  • 1. Connecticut Meaning
  • 2. Connecticut Pronunciation Guide
  • 3. Record your pronunciation of Connecticut
  • 4. Translations of Connecticut
  • 5. Connecticut Name Popularity
  • 6. Connecticut Name Poster
  • 7. Names similar to Connecticut

Connecticut Meaning

Derived from the Mohegan-Pequot word 'quinetucket' meaning 'beside the long tidal river'.

Connecticut also means "Name originating from a Native American word meaning 'beside the long tidal river'.".

Connecticut is predominantly used in countries such as United States of America, Colombia, and Turkey.

Connecticut Pronunciation Guide

Phonetic Pronunciation: kuh-NEK-tuh-kuht

IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet): kəˈnɛk.tɪ.kət

ARPAbet phonetic pronunciation: K AH N EH T AH K AH T

K: Pronounce as in "cat" (K AE T)

AH: Pronounce as in "but" (B AH T)

N: Pronounce as in "no" (N OW)

EH: Pronounce as in "red" (R EH D)

T: Pronounce as in "top" (T AA P)

AH: Pronounce as in "but" (B AH T)

K: Pronounce as in "cat" (K AE T)

AH: Pronounce as in "but" (B AH T)

T: Pronounce as in "top" (T AA P)

This pronunciation guide uses the ARPABET system, a phonetic notation developed by the Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) for speech recognition systems. Each ARPABET symbol corresponds to a distinct sound in English. For example, 'JH' represents the sound as in 'joke,' 'AA' represents the sound as in 'father,' and 'N' represents the sound as in 'no.'

The pronunciation guide was generated using the CMU Pronouncing Dictionary, a public domain resource for phonetic pronunciations of words.

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Translations of Connecticut

Connecticut Name Popularity

At NamesLook, the name Connecticut is recorded 4 times globally, ranking it as the 2,517,755th most common name worldwide.

Connecticut is most prevalent in United States of America, with 2 occurrences, making it the 293,406th most popular name in the country.

Connecticut Popularity by Country

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