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Arkansas
ARKANSAS (pronounced /ˈɑːrkənsɔː/ _AR-kən-saw_ ) is a state in the southeastern region of the United States , home to over 3 million people as of 2017. Its name is of Siouan derivation from the language of the Osage denoting their related kin, the Quapaw Indians . The state's diverse geography ranges from the mountainous regions of the Ozark and the Ouachita Mountains , which make up the U.S. Interior Highlands , to the densely forested land in the south known as the Arkansas Timberlands , to the eastern lowlands along the Mississippi River and the Arkansas Delta . Arkansas is the 29th largest by area and the 33rd most populous of the 50 United States . The capital and most populous city is Little Rock , located in the central portion of the state, a hub for transportation, business, culture, and government
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U.S. State
A U.S. STATE is a constituent political entity of the United States of America . There are currently 50 states, which are bound together in a union with each other. Each state holds governmental jurisdiction over a defined geographic territory, and shares its sovereignty with the United States
United States
federal government . Due to the shared sovereignty between each state and the federal government, Americans
Americans
are citizens of both the federal republic and of the state in which they reside . State citizenship and residency are flexible, and no government approval is required to move between states , except for persons covered by certain types of court orders (e.g., paroled convicts and children of divorced spouses who are sharing custody )
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Arkansas River
The ARKANSAS RIVER is a major tributary of the Mississippi River
Mississippi River
. It generally flows to the east and southeast as it traverses the U.S. states of Colorado
Colorado
, Kansas
Kansas
, Oklahoma
Oklahoma
, and Arkansas
Arkansas
. The river's source basin lies in the western United States
United States
in Colorado, specifically the Arkansas
Arkansas
River Valley , where the headwaters derive from the snowpack in the Sawatch and Mosquito mountain ranges. It then flows east into the Midwest via Kansas, and finally into the South through Oklahoma
Oklahoma
and Arkansas. At 1,469 miles (2,364 km), it is the sixth-longest river in the United States
United States
, the second-longest tributary in the Mississippi–Missouri system, and the 45th longest river in the world
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Flag Of Arkansas
The FLAG OF ARKANSAS, also known as the ARKANSAS FLAG, consists of a red field charged with a large blue-bordered white lozenge (or diamond). Twenty-nine five-pointed stars appear on the flag: twenty-five small white stars within the blue border, and four larger blue stars in the white diamond. The inscription "ARKANSAS" appears in blue within the white lozenge, with one star above and three stars below. The star above and the two outer stars below point upwards; the inner star below points downwards. The flag was designed by Willie Hocker of Jefferson County , a member of the Pine Bluff Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution
Daughters of the American Revolution

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Seal Of Arkansas
The ARKANSAS STATE SEAL was adopted in 1864 and modified to its present form on May 23, 1907. The outer ring of the seal contains the text "Great Seal of the State of Arkansas". The inner seal contains the Angel of Mercy, the Sword of Justice and the Goddess of Liberty surrounded by a bald eagle. The eagle holds in its beak a scroll inscribed with the Latin phrase "Regnat Populus", the state motto, which means "The People Rule". (The scroll read "Regnant Populi" prior to 1907.) On the shield of the seal are a steamboat, a plow, a beehive and a sheaf of wheat, symbols of Arkansas's industrial and agricultural wealth. CONTENTS * 1 1864 seal * 2 1907 seal * 3 Seals of the government of Arkansas
Arkansas
* 3.1 Constitutional offices * 3.2 Agencies and departments * 4 County seals * 5 See also * 6 References * 7 External links 1864 SEAL Seal of Arkansas
Arkansas
from 1864 to 1907
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List Of U.S. State Nicknames
The following is a TABLE OF U.S. STATE NICKNAMES, including officially adopted nicknames , and other traditional nicknames for individual states and the district of the United States
United States
. CONTENTS * 1 State nicknames * 2 See also * 3 References * 4 External links STATE NICKNAMESCurrent official state nicknames are highlighted in BOLD. A state nickname is not to be confused with an official state motto . STATE NICKNAME(S) Alabama
Alabama
(No official nickname) * Cotton Plantation State * Cotton State * Heart of Dixie (used on license plates ) * Lizard State * Yellowhammer State Alaska
Alaska
* Land of the Midnight Sun * Land of the Noonday Moon * THE LAST FRONTIER (currently used on license plates ) * Seward\'s Folly (named after U.S
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List Of U.s. State And Territory Mottos
All of the United States
United States
' 50 states have a state motto , as do the District of Columbia
District of Columbia
and three US territories . A motto is a phrase intended to formally describe the general motivation or intention of an organization. State mottos can sometimes be found on state seals or state flags . Some states have officially designated a state motto by an act of the state legislature , whereas other states have the motto only as an element of their seals. The motto of the United States itself is _ In God We Trust_, proclaimed by Congress and signed into law by President Dwight D. Eisenhower
Dwight D. Eisenhower
on July 30, 1956. The motto _E Pluribus Unum _ ( Latin
Latin
for "One from many") was approved for use on the Great Seal of the United States
United States
in 1782, but was never adopted as the national motto through legislative action
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Regnat Populus
The ARKANSAS STATE SEAL was adopted in 1864 and modified to its present form on May 23, 1907. The outer ring of the seal contains the text "Great Seal of the State of Arkansas". The inner seal contains the Angel of Mercy, the Sword of Justice and the Goddess of Liberty surrounded by a bald eagle. The eagle holds in its beak a scroll inscribed with the Latin phrase "Regnat Populus", the state motto, which means "The People Rule". (The scroll read "Regnant Populi" prior to 1907.) On the shield of the seal are a steamboat, a plow, a beehive and a sheaf of wheat, symbols of Arkansas's industrial and agricultural wealth. CONTENTS * 1 1864 seal * 2 1907 seal * 3 Seals of the government of Arkansas
Arkansas
* 3.1 Constitutional offices * 3.2 Agencies and departments * 4 County seals * 5 See also * 6 References * 7 External links 1864 SEAL Seal of Arkansas
Arkansas
from 1864 to 1907
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Latin
LATIN (Latin: _lingua latīna_, IPA: ) is a classical language belonging to the Italic branch of the Indo-European languages . The Latin alphabet
Latin alphabet
is derived from the Etruscan and Greek alphabets , and ultimately from the Phoenician alphabet . Latin
Latin
was originally spoken in Latium , in the Italian Peninsula . Through the power of the Roman Republic , it became the dominant language, initially in Italy and subsequently throughout the Roman Empire . Vulgar Latin developed into the Romance languages , such as Italian , Portuguese , Spanish , French , and Romanian . Latin
Latin
and French have contributed many words to the English language . Latin
Latin
and Ancient Greek
Ancient Greek
roots are used in theology , biology , and medicine
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List Of U.S. State Songs
Forty-nine of the fifty U.S. states that make up the United States of America have one or more STATE SONGS, which are selected by each state legislature , and/or state governor, as a symbol (or emblem) of that particular U.S. state. New Jersey
New Jersey
does not have an official state song, while Virginia
Virginia
's previous state song, "Carry Me Back to Old Virginny ", adopted in 1940, was rescinded due to its racist language by the Virginia
Virginia
General Assembly . In 2015, "Our Great Virginia
Virginia
" was made the new state song of Virginia. Some U.S. states have more than one official state song, and may refer to some of their official songs by other names; for example, Arkansas
Arkansas
officially has two state songs, plus a state anthem, and a state historical song
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Arkansas (song)
"ARKANSAS", written by Eva Ware Barnett in 1916, is one of the official state songs of Arkansas
Arkansas
. It was first adopted as the state song in the early 20th century, but was removed in 1949 due to a copyright dispute. After the state settled the dispute by buying all claims to its copyright, it was restored as state song in 1963. In 1987, the General Assembly elevated the song to "state anthem" in order to designate " Arkansas (You Run Deep In Me) " and "Oh, Arkansas ", both written for the state's 150th birthday in 1986, as state songs; it also designated "The Arkansas
Arkansas
Traveler ", the state song from 1949 to 1963, as "state historical song". Another 1987 law requires the Secretary of State to respond to all requests for copies of the "state song" with this song
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Arkansas (You Run Deep In Me)
"ARKANSAS (YOU RUN DEEP IN ME)" by Wayland Holyfield is one of the official state songs of Arkansas
Arkansas
. It was written by Holyfield in 1986 for the state's 150th anniversary celebration, and was named an official "state song" by the Arkansas
Arkansas
General Assembly in 1987. Holyfield played the song at the inauguration of President Bill Clinton in 1993
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Oh, Arkansas
"OH, ARKANSAS" by Terry Rose and Gary Klaff is one of the official state songs of Arkansas
Arkansas
. It was written in 1986 for the state's 150th anniversary celebration, and was named an official "state song" by the Arkansas
Arkansas
General Assembly in 1987
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The Arkansas Traveler (song)
"THE ARKANSAS TRAVELER" was the state song of Arkansas
Arkansas
from 1949 to 1963; it has been the state historical song since 1987. The music was composed in the 19th century by Colonel Sanford C. \'Sandy\' Faulkner (1806–1874); the current official lyrics were written by a committee in 1947 in preparation for its naming as the state song. Arkansas'