How did Delaware get its nickname?

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The name came from a famous man that died on a voyage to North America,
Lord De La War- Delawar-Delaware
Delawares nicknames are The First State ,The Small Wonder Diamond State ,and The Blue Hen State.
delaware is known by this nickname " The First State ' due to the fact that december 7,1787, it became the first of the 13 original states to ratify the us constitution.
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Nickname for Delaware?

The First State. . " The First State " became the official State nickname on May 23, 2002.. Delaware has several nicknames, they include Diamond State , Small Wonde

How did Delaware get the nickname first state?

The First State. . Delaware is known by this nickname due to the fact that on December 7, 1787, it became the first of the 13 original states to ratify the US Constitution

What is some nicknames Delaware has?

The First State. . " The First State " became the official State nickname on May 23, 2002.. Delaware has several nicknames, they include Diamond State , Small Wonde

What nicknames does Delaware have and why?

"The First State": Delaware is known by this nickname due to the fact that on December 7, 1787, it became the first of the 13 original states to ratify the U.S. Constitution.

Why is Delaware nicknamed the Diamond State?

Delaware is called the Diamond State because of Thomas Jefferson. Its location on the East Coast he thought was so important, he thought of it as an important diamond

What is the explanation of how Delaware got its nickname?

Delaware's nickname "the First State" comes from its ratification of the US Constitution on December 7, 1787, the first state to do so. Delaware's nickname "the Diamond State