Utah

Utah U.S. teritory organized 1850 (admitted as a state 1896), from Sp. yuta, name of the indigenous Uto-Aztecan people of the Great Basin (Modern English Ute), perhaps from Western Apache (Athabaskan) yudah "high" (in reference to living in the mountains).

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  • Utah — 〈[ ju:ta]〉 I 〈m.; , oder m. 6〉 Angehöriger eines nordamerikanischen Indianervolkes II 〈n.; od. s; unz.〉 dessen Sprache * * * Utah [ ju:ta ]; s: Bundesstaat der USA. * * * Utah   [ juːta, englisch juːtɑː; nach den Ute Indi …   Universal-Lexikon

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  • Utah — es uno de los estados que conforma los Estados Unidos de América. Se conoce como el estado de los Mormones a causa de los primeros pioneros de la iglesia que llegaron a Salt Lake. Hoy Salt Lake City es el centro de la Iglesia de Jesucristo de los …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Utah — Utah, 1) (Yutah [spr. Jutah], von den Mormonen Deseret, d.i. nach deren heiliger Sprache Honigbiene, genannt), eins der vier organisirten Territories der Vereinigten Staaten von Nordamerika, grenzt im Norden an Oregon (Grenze der 42° nördlicher… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • utah — utah; utah·lite; utah·an; …   English syllables

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  • Utah — état du centre ouest des È. U.; 219 932 km²; 1 723 000 hab.; cap. Salt Lake City. Une chaîne montagneuse (monts Wasatch, 3 620 m) sépare le plateau du Colorado, à l E., du bassin du Grand Lac Salé, à l O. Le climat est steppique. L élevage bovin… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Utah — (spr. jūta), Staat der nordamerikan. Union, zwischen 37–42° nördl. Br. und 109–114° westl. L. (s. Karte »Vereinigte Staaten«), grenzt gegen N. an Idaho und Wyoming, gegen O. an Colorado, gegen S. an Arizona und gegen W. an Nevada und hat ein… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

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