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

Origin: Native American

Meaning: Name of a US state

Pronunciation: mæ.səˈʧuː.sɪts, /ˌmæ.səˈʧuː.sɪts/, M AE S AH CH UW S AH T S

Popularity Rank: #2,880,637

On this page:

  • 1. Massachusetts Meaning
  • 2. Massachusetts Pronunciation Guide
  • 3. Record your pronunciation of Massachusetts
  • 4. Massachusetts Translations in other languages
  • 5. Massachusetts Name Popularity
  • 6. Names similar to Massachusetts

Massachusetts Meaning

Derived from the Native American word "Massachuset" which means "at or about the great hill".

Massachusetts also means "Name of a US state, meaning 'at or about the great hill'.".

Massachusetts is predominantly used in countries such as United States of America, Ghana, and Kuwait.

Massachusetts Pronunciation Guide

Phonetic Pronunciation: mæ.səˈʧuː.sɪts

IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet): /ˌmæ.səˈʧuː.sɪts/

ARPAbet phonetic pronunciation: M AE S AH CH UW S AH T S

M: Pronounce as in "man" (M AE N)

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

S: Pronounce as in "sit" (S IH T)

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

CH: Pronounce as in "cheese" (CH IY Z)

UW: Pronounce as in "blue" (B L UW)

S: Pronounce as in "sit" (S IH T)

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

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

S: Pronounce as in "sit" (S IH T)

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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Massachusetts Name Popularity

At NamesLook, the name Massachusetts is recorded 4 times globally, ranking it as the 2,880,637th most common name worldwide.

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

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