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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Rock Island(noun)

    a town in northwest Illinois on the Mississippi River; site of a Union prison during the American Civil War

Freebase

  1. Rock Island

    Rock Island is a city in and the county seat of Rock Island County, Illinois, United States. The population was 39,018 at the 2010 census. Located on the Mississippi River, it is one of the Quad Cities, along with neighboring Moline, East Moline, and the Iowa cities of Davenport and Bettendorf. The Quad Cities has a population estimate of 381,342. The city is home to Rock Island Arsenal, the largest government-owned weapons manufacturing arsenal in the US, which employs 6,000 people. The original Rock Island, from which the city gets its name, is the largest island in the Mississippi River. It is now called Arsenal Island.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Rock Island

    capital of Rock Island county, Illinois, on the Mississippi; a busy centre of railway and river traffic; derives its name from an island in the river, where there is an extensive Government arsenal; a fine bridge spans the river.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Rock Island in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Rock Island in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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