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#191797 - 07/04/10 11:12 AM Re: City and Country names ending with "s" [Re: BranShea]
LukeJavan8 Offline
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And with the problems in Belgium, politically, the terms
Holland and Flanders are again becoming relevant.
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#191830 - 07/06/10 08:13 AM Re: City and Country names ending with "s" [Re: LukeJavan8]
Faldage Offline
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I think a lot of the USn place names ending in Cs were originally C's possessives, but the apostrophe was stricken by the US Postal Service.


Note: The Capital C indicates any consonant.

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