Nome


Nome
Nome city in Alaska, founded in the 1898 gold rush and originally Anvil City after the nearby Anvil Creek, later renamed for nearby Cape Nome, which, according to one story is from a misreading of a British cartographer's query, ?Name, written beside the peninsula on an 1849 map, and according to another is from a supposed native no-me meaning "I don't know," a plea of noncomprehension when asked what the name of the place was.

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  • -nome — nome, nomie, nomique ♦ Groupes suffixaux, du gr. nomos, nomia, nomikos, de nemein « distribuer, administrer » : agronome, économie, gastronomique. nome, nomie, nomique, nomo . éléments, du gr. nomos, ce qui est attribué en partage, loi . ⇒ NOME,… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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  • Nome, AK — U.S. city in Alaska Population (2000): 3505 Housing Units (2000): 1356 Land area (2000): 12.530916 sq. miles (32.454923 sq. km) Water area (2000): 9.068462 sq. miles (23.487208 sq. km) Total area (2000): 21.599378 sq. miles (55.942131 sq. km)… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Nome, ND — U.S. city in North Dakota Population (2000): 70 Housing Units (2000): 38 Land area (2000): 0.414729 sq. miles (1.074144 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.414729 sq. miles (1.074144 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Nome, TX — U.S. city in Texas Population (2000): 515 Housing Units (2000): 205 Land area (2000): 1.244702 sq. miles (3.223762 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.244702 sq. miles (3.223762 sq. km) FIPS code:… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places


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