The Palmetto State

The Palmetto State
«штат пальметты». Низкорослая пальма (palmetto) произрастает по всей территории штата Южная Каролина, особенно на побережье, и это дерево изображено на гербе штата. Жителей шутливо-иронически называют Palmettoes.

Америка через американизмы. — М.: «Высшая школа». . 1982.

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  • The Palmetto State Song — This article is about a song entitled The Palmetto State Song . It is not a state song of South Carolina, known as the Palmetto State . South Carolina has two official state songs: Carolina and South Carolina on My Mind . The Palmetto State Song… …   Wikipedia

  • Palmetto State Quartet — Infobox musical artist Name = The Palmetto State Quartet Img capt = Img size = 300 Landscape = Background = group or band Alias = Origin = Greenville, SC, USA Genre = Southern Gospel Years active = 1946 or 1947–present Label = Sonlite Records… …   Wikipedia

  • Palmetto State — prop. n. South Carolina; a nickname alluding to the State Arms, which contain a representation of a palmetto tree. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Palmetto State Park — Infobox protected area | name = Palmetto State Park iucn category = caption = locator x = 186 locator y = 150 location = Gonzales County, Texas nearest city = Austin lat degrees = 29 lat minutes = 35 lat seconds = 50 lat direction = N long… …   Wikipedia

  • Palmetto State — noun a state in the Deep South; one of the original 13 colonies • Syn: ↑South Carolina, ↑SC • Members of this Region: ↑Cowpens, ↑battle of Cowpens • Instance Hypernyms: ↑American state …   Useful english dictionary

  • CSS Palmetto State — an ironclad ram, was built by Cameron and Co., Charleston, South Carolina in January 1862, under the supervision of Flag Officer D. N. Ingraham, CSN. She was readied for service by September 1862 when Lieutenant Commander John Rutledge, CSN, was …   Wikipedia

  • Order of the Palmetto — The Order of the Palmetto is the highest civilian honor awarded by the Governor of South Carolina. It is awarded to persons who make contributions of statewide significance. An auxiliary honor is The Order of the Silver Crescent. Today it is… …   Wikipedia

  • Palmetto — may refer to the following:BotanyMembers of several genera of small palms: *the genus Sabal, containing species such the Dwarf Palmetto and the Sabal palmetto *the Saw Palmetto, Serenoa repens *Silver palmetto ( Schippia concolor ) *Silver saw… …   Wikipedia

  • The Post and Courier — The July 27, 2005 front page of The Post and Courier Type Daily newspaper Format Broadsheet …   Wikipedia

  • palmetto — 1. noun a) Two closely related genera of New World palms, of the family Arecaceae; (a) Serenoa repens or the saw palmetto is the only species of its genus; it has certain medicinal uses; (b) Sabul, represented by about 15 species, some known… …   Wiktionary

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