- New England state of the U.S.: one of the 13 original states; 4,845 sq mi (12,548 sq km); cap. Hartford: abbrev. CT or Conn
- river in NE U.S., flowing from N N.H. across Mass. & Conn. into Long Island Sound: 407 mi (655 km)
Origin of Connecticut; from Algonquin (Mahican), literally , place of the long river
Abbr. CT or Conn. or Ct.
- A state of the United States of America Capital: Hartford.
- A river in the New England region
Said to be from Mohican (Algonquian) quinnitukqut "at the long tidal river," from *kwen- "long" (spelling due to confusion with connect) + *-ehtekw "tidal river" + *-enk "place."