Columbus meaning

kə-lŭmbəs
A city of south-central Indiana south-southeast of Indianapolis. Founded in 1820, it is known for its modern architecture.
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The capital of Ohio, in the central part of the state on the Scioto River. Laid out as the capital in 1812, it is a major commercial center and the seat of The Ohio State University (established 1873).
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Capital of Ohio, in the central part.
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City in W Ga., on the Chattahoochee River.
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A male given name.
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Christopher Columbus (1451?-1506), Italian explorer of the Americas.
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One of various cities, towns and villages in the USA, among others the capital of Ohio.
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A city of western Georgia on the Chattahoochee River south-southwest of Atlanta. Settled in 1828 on the site of a Creek village, it is a port of entry and major industrial center.
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(It. name Cristoforo Colombo; Sp. name Cristóbal Colón) 1451?-1506; It. explorer in the service of Spain: discovered America (1492)
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Origin of columbus

  • after Columbus

    From Webster's New World College Dictionary, 5th Edition

  • From Latin columbus (“a dove”)

    From Wiktionary