THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Did you ever collect all those state quarters? Put them to good use on this quiz about curious state monikers and the facts around them.
Question 1 of 8
Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
Origin of Calvary cross
First recorded in 1670–80
Words nearby Calvary cross
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British Dictionary definitions for Calvary cross
a Latin cross with a representation of three steps beneath it
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