Empire State
Empire State Empire State New York; -- a nickname alluding to its size and wealth. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • Empire State — may mean:*Nickname for the State of New York, United States *Empire State Building, in New York City *Empire State (song), a song on Guster s Ganging Up On The Sun *T.S. Empire State VI, a training vessel operated by the State University of New… …   Wikipedia

  • Empire State — Empire Em pire, n. [F., fr. L. imperium a command, sovereignty, dominion, empire, fr. imperare. See {Emperor}; cf. {Imperial}.] 1. Supreme power; sovereignty; sway; dominion. The empire of the sea. Shak. [1913 Webster] Over hell extend His empire …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Empire State — ☆ Empire State NEW YORK State …   English World dictionary

  • Empire State — État de New York Pour les articles homonymes, voir New York (homonymie). New York State of New York …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Empire State — noun a Mid Atlantic state; one of the original 13 colonies • Syn: ↑New York, ↑New York State, ↑NY • Members of this Region: ↑Saratoga, ↑battle of Saratoga • Instance Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Empire State — the state of New York (used as a nickname). * * * …   Universalium

  • Empire State — nickname for the state of New York (USA) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Empire State — /ɛmpaɪə ˈsteɪt/ (say empuyuh stayt) noun a name sometimes used for New York State …   Australian English dictionary

  • Empire State — New York …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • Empire State Building — Record height Tallest in the world from 1931 to 1972 …   Wikipedia

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