Beehive State


Beehive State
noun
a state in the western United States; settled in 1847 by Mormons led by Brigham Young
Syn: ↑Utah, ↑Mormon State, ↑UT
Instance Hypernyms: ↑American state
Part Holonyms:
Part Meronyms:

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Beehive State — Utah (used as a nickname). [1930 35, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • Beehive State — Utah …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • The Beehive State — «штат пчелиного улья». На гербе штата Юта изображен пчелиный улей, символизирующий трудолюбие жителей штата, основанного мормонами в пустыне на берегу Соленого озера. С этим символом связано и другое официальное прозвище штата Юта the Deseret… …   Словарь топонимов США

  • Beehive (disambiguation) — Beehive may refer to:; Bee keeping * Beehive is a structure in which bees live and raise their young. It includes both natural and man made hives; the latter includes traditional designs such as skeps and gums and modern designs such as: *… …   Wikipedia

  • State nicknames and symbols — ▪ Table State nicknames and symbols state state tree state bird state flower state nickname(s) motto United States bald eagle* rose In God We Trust Alabama southern (longleaf) pine yellowhammer camellia Cotton State, Yellowhammer State, Heart of… …   Universalium

  • state — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. condition, shape (inf.), kilter (inf.), category, estate, lot, makeup (inf.); case, mood, disposition, temper; pickle, contretemps, quandary, dilemma, plight; aspect, appearance; constitution,… …   English dictionary for students

  • Beehive Boot — Brigham Young logo …   Wikipedia

  • Beehive House — Infobox nrhp2 | name =Beehive House nhl=yes cp=yes caption = South Temple Street entrance to the Beehive House location = Salt Lake City, Utah location= Salt Lake City, UT lat degrees = 40 | lat minutes = 46 | lat seconds = 10.7 | lat direction …   Wikipedia

  • Beehive — A beehive is, in a general sense, an enclosed structure in which some species of honey bees (genus Apis ) live and raise their young. Natural beehives (typically referred to simply as nests ) are naturally occurring structures occupied by honey… …   Wikipedia

  • Beehive Design Collective — The Beehive Design Collective is a 100% volunteer driven non profit political organization that uses graphical media as educational tools to communicate stories of resistance to corporate globalization. The group, based in Machias, Maine, has a… …   Wikipedia


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.