Massachusetts vs Concord - What's the difference?

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Proper noun

(en proper noun)
  • A (USstate) Capital: Boston.
  • Derived terms

    * MA * Massachusettsan * Massachusettsian * Massachusite

    See also

    * * Bay Stater


    * William Bright, Native American Placenames of the United States (2004)



    Etymology 1

    From (etyl) concorde'', Latin ''concordia'', from . See heart, and compare accord


    (en noun)
  • A state of agreement; harmony; union.
  • * Love quarrels oft in pleasing concord end. -
  • (obsolete) Agreement by stipulation; compact; covenant; treaty or league
  • * The concord made between Henry and Roderick. -
  • (grammar) Agreement of words with one another, in gender, number, person, or case.
  • (legal, obsolete) An agreement between the parties to a fine of land in reference to the manner in which it should pass, being an acknowledgment that the land in question belonged to the complainant. See fine.
  • (Burrill)
  • (probably influenced by chord, music) An agreeable combination of tones simultaneously heard; a consonant chord; consonance; harmony.
  • Etymology 2


    (en noun)
  • A variety of American grape, with large dark blue (almost black) grapes in compact clusters.
  • Etymology 3

    From (etyl)


    (en verb)
  • (obsolete) To agree; to act together
  • (Edward Hyde Clarendon)