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The Commonwealth of Kentucky is a state located in the East Central United States of America. Kentucky is normally included in the group of Southern states (in particular the Upland South), but it is sometimes included, geographically and culturally, in the Midwest. Kentucky is one of four U.S. states constituted as a commonwealth. Originally a part of Virginia, in 1792 it became the 15th state to join the Union. Kentucky is the 37th largest state in terms of land area, and ranks 26th in population.

Kentucky is known as the "Bluegrass State", a nickname based on the fact that bluegrass is present in many of the lawns and pastures throughout the state. It is a land with diverse environments and abundant resources, including the world's longest cave system, the greatest length of navigable waterways and streams in the Lower 48 states, and the two largest man-made lakes east of the Mississippi River. It is also home to the highest per capita number of deer and turkey in the United States, and the nation's most productive coalfield. Kentucky is also known for thoroughbred horses, horse racing, bourbon distilleries, bluegrass music, automobile manufacturing, tobacco, and college basketball.

The origin of Kentucky's name (variously spelled Cane-tuck-ee, Cantucky, Kain-tuck-ee, and Kentuckee before its modern spelling was accepted) has never been definitively identified, though some theories have been debunked. For example, Kentucky's name is unlikely to mean "dark and bloody ground" as is commonly believed, because it does not occur with that meaning in any known Native American language. It also is not a combination of "cane" and "turkey". The most likely etymology is that it comes from an Iroquoian word for "meadow" or "prairie"(c.f. Mohawk kenhtà:ke, Seneca këhta'keh). Other possibilities also exist: the suggestion of early Kentucky pioneer George Rogers Clark that the name means "the river of blood", a Wyandot name meaning "land of tomorrow", a Shawnee term possibly referring to the head of a river, or an Algonquian word for a river bottom.

Todd Hyatt, Lois Ann Disponett Real Estate Lawrenceburg

Joni Melloan Real Estate Hardin County

Beverley Booker, Century 21 Commonwealth Real Estate Frankfort, Franklin County

Tony Clark, Tony Clark Real Estate Owensboro, Daviess County

Barry Webb, ERA Real Estate Shelbyville

Jason Deppen, Coldwell Banker Success Realty Elizabethtown, Fort Knox, Radcliff, Vine Grove, Rineyville, Hardin County, Kentucky

Richard Boyarski, Century 21 Real Estate Paducah

Craig and Linda Bridgewater, Bridgewater Real Estate Winchester

Joyce Marcum, Century 21 Joyce M. Markum Realty Richmond, Madison County, Estill County

Ralph Roy, Ralph Roy and Associates Realty South Central Kentucky, Lake Cumberland

RE/MAX Advantage Plus Radcliff

Kathy Grant Central Kentucky Realty and Auction Company, Inc. Columbia, Green River Lake, Cumberland Lake

Rosenbalm Real Estate Middlesboro, Pineville

Maureen Brantigan, Roberts & Associates Clark County

Kentucky, KY directory of cities, towns and districts.

Auburn, Bardstown, Bedford, Berea, Bloomfield, Bowling Green, Bullitt, Burlington, Cincinnati, Covington, Cox's Creek, Crescent Hill, Crestwood, East End, Edgewood, Elizabethtown, Fern Creek, Fort Mitchell, Fort Thomas, Hebron, Highlands, Independence, Jeffersontown, Kingston, La Grange, Leitchfield, Lexington, Louisville, Loveland, Middletown, New Castle, New Haven, Nicholasville, Oldham, Paint Lick, Prospect, Radcliff, Richmond, Rineyville, Scottsville, Shelbyville, Shepherdsville, Smiths Grove, St Matthews, St. Matthews, Union, Villa Hills, Vine Grove.

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