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Tallahassee

place in Florida, U.S.A., 1799, originally Seminole Tallahassee, from Muskogee /talaha:ssi/, name of a tribal town, perhaps from /(i)talwa/ "tribal town" + /ahassi/ "old, rancid."

updated on October 10, 2017

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Definitions of Tallahassee from WordNet

Tallahassee (n.)
capital of the state of Florida; located in northern Florida;
Synonyms: capital of Florida
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