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ˈkɑ noʊkano

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  1. Kanonoun

    A state in northern Nigeria

  2. Kanonoun

    The capital city of Kano State


  1. Kano

    Kano is a city in Nigeria and the capital of Kano State in Northern Nigeria. Its metropolitan population is the second largest in Nigeria after Lagos. The Kano Urban area covers 137 km² and comprises six Local Government Area - Kano Municipal, Fagge, Dala, Gwale, Tarauni and Nassarawa - with a population of 2,163,225 at the 2006 Nigerian census. The Metropolitan Area covers 499 km² and comprises eight LGAs - the six mentioned above plus Ungogo and Kumbotso - with a population of 2,828,861 at the 2006 Nigerian census. The principal inhabitants of the city are the Hausa people. As in most parts of Northern Nigeria, the Hausa Language is widely spoken in Kano. The city is the capital of the Kano Emirate, and the current Emir, Ado Bayero, has been on the throne since 1963. The city is home to the Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport, the main airport serving northern Nigeria and was named after Nigerian politician Aminu Kano.

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  1. KANO

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Kano is ranked #38902 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Kano surname appeared 567 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Kano.

    58.2% or 330 total occurrences were Asian.
    22.2% or 126 total occurrences were White.
    11.6% or 66 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    4.5% or 26 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    3.3% or 19 total occurrences were Black.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of KANO in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of KANO in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of KANO in a Sentence

  1. Obi Ozor:

    It used to take one week to transport goods 1,000 km, from Lagos to Kano, africa's logistics is very informal, making it challenging for many businesses to move goods efficiently.

  2. Allen Tsui:

    Kano offers paradigm game-changing opportunities for teaching computer science.

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