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pel·i·can state

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Louisiana, Pelican State, LAnoun

    a state in southern United States on the Gulf of Mexico; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War


  1. Pelican Statenoun



  1. pelican state

    The "Pelican State" is a nickname for the U.S. state of Louisiana. It's called the Pelican State because of the large population of Brown Pelicans that inhabit its Gulf Coast, and the brown pelican is also the official state bird of Louisiana.

Etymology and Origins

  1. Pelican State

    Louisiana, from the pelican in her arms.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Pelican State in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Pelican State in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8


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