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ˈʃrivˌpɔrt, -ˌpoʊrtShreve·port

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Shreveport(noun)

    a city in northwest Louisiana on the Red River near the Texas border


  1. Shreveport(ProperNoun)

    A city in the state of Louisiana, America.


  1. Shreveport

    Shreveport is the third largest city in the U.S State of Louisiana and the 108th-largest city in the United States. It is the seat of Caddo Parish and extends along the Red River into neighboring Bossier Parish. Bossier City is separated from Shreveport by the Red River. The population was 199,311 at the 2010 census, and the Shreveport-Bossier City Metropolitan Area population exceeds 439,800. The Shreveport-Bossier City Metropolitan Statistical Area ranks 117th in the United States, according to the United States Census Bureau. Shreveport was founded in 1805 by the Shreve Town Company, a corporation established to develop a town at the juncture of the newly navigable Red River and the Texas Trail, an overland route into the newly independent Republic of Texas and, prior to that time, into Mexico. Shreveport is the commercial and cultural center of the Ark-La-Tex, the area where Arkansas, Louisiana, and Texas meet. Many people in the community refer to the two cities of Shreveport and Bossier City as "Shreveport-Bossier".

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How to say Shreveport in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Shreveport in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Shreveport in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Shreveport in a Sentence

  1. Kelvin Cochran:

    Miss Maddie house’s the day that God convicted me in my heart that I wanted to be a firefighter when I grew up, all I thought about growing up in Shreveport was not being poor and being a firefighter.

Images & Illustrations of Shreveport

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