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Saint Louis (Mo.)


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    • us: St. Louis (Mo.)
    • us: City of St. Louis (Mo.)
    • us: Sent-Lüis (Mo.)
    • us: Горад Сент-Луіс (Mo.)
    • us: Horad Sent-Luis (Mo.)
    • us: Сэнт-Луіс (Mo.)
    • us: Сейнт Луис (Mo.)
    • us: Seĭnt Luis (Mo.)
    • us: San Luis (Mo.)
    • us: San Luis de Iluenses (Mo.)
    • us: Ciudad de San Luis (Mo.)
    • us: Sankta Luiso (Mo.)
    • us: סנט לואיס (Mo.)
    • us: Sanṭ Luʼis (Mo.)
    • us: Urbs Sancti Ludovici (Mo.)
    • us: Sancti Ludovici (Mo.)
    • us: Sentluisa (Mo.)
    • us: Sent Luisas (Mo.)
    • us: Сент Луис (Mo.)
    • us: セントルイス (Mo.)
    • us: Sentoruisu (Mo.)
    • us: São Luís (Mo.)
    • us: Сент-Луїс (Mo.)
    • us: Sent Loisos (Mo.)
    • us: 圣路易斯 (Mo.)
    • us: Shengluyisi (Mo.)
    • us: Sheng lu yi si (Mo.)
    • us: Sheng Luyisi (Mo.)
    • us: City of Saint Louis (Mo.)
    • us: Lacledes Village (Mo.)
    • us: Mound City (Mo.)
    • us: Pain Court (Mo.)
    • us: Pancore (Mo.)
    • us: Saint Lewis (Mo.)
    • us: Saint Louis City (Mo.)
    • us: Rome of the West (Mo.)
    • us: STL (Mo.)
    • us: Gateway to the West (Mo.)
  • Additional Information

    • Descriptor

    • Descriptor

        Independent city
    • Associated Locale

        U.S.
    • Associated Locale

        Mo.
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  • Earlier Established Forms

    • St. Louis
  • Sources

    • found: Gross, H. E. Map of St. Louis, 1947.
    • found: Wikipedia, July 5, 2011 (St. Louis, Missouri; City of St. Louis; 38°37ʹ38ʺN 90°11ʹ52ʺW) Azerbaijani page (Sent-Lüis [in rom.]) Belarusian page (Горад Сент-Луіс = Horad Sent-Luis; Сэнт-Луіс = Sėnt-Luis) Bulgarian page (Сейнт Луис = Seĭnt Luis) Spanish page (San Luis (Misuri); San Luis de Iluenses; Ciudad de San Luis) Esperanto page (Sankta Luiso) Hebrew page (סנט לואיס = Sanṭ Luʼis) Latin page (Urbs Sancti Ludovici) Latvian page (Sentluisa) Lithuanian page (Sent Luisas) Macedonian page (Сент Луис (Мисури) = Sent Luis (Misuri)) Japanese page (セントルイス = Sentoruisu) Portuguese page (São Luís) Russian page (Сент-Луис = Sent-Luis) Ukrainian page (Сент-Луїс (Міссурі) = Sent-Luïs (Missuri)) Samogitian page (Sent Loisos (Mėsūrės)) Chinese page (圣路易斯 = Shengluyisi) March 4, 2013 (St. Louis; an independent city [a city that does not belong to any particular county]; founded in 1764 by Pierre Laclède and Auguste Chouteau; on August 22, 1876, the city of St. Louis voted to secede from St. Louis County and become an independent city; Nicknames: Rome of the West, STL, Gateway to the West, Mound City)
    • found: GNIS, March 4, 2013 (Saint Louis; populated place; variant names: City of Saint Louis; Lacledes Village; Mound City; Pain Court; Pancore; Saint Lewis; Saint Louis City; county: St. Louis (city), state: Missouri; also lists Mound City, a pop. place in Holt County)
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  • Change Notes

    • 1979-04-27: new
    • 2013-03-07: revised
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