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Frisco

[fris-koh] /ˈfrɪs koʊ/
noun, Informal.
1.
San Francisco.
Origin
1850-1855
1850-55, Americanism; by shortening
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Word Origin and History for Frisco

colloquial shortening of San Francisco, California, U.S., attested by 1856.

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Frisco

noun

San Francisco, California: Ever been to Frisco? (1854+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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Frisco

San Francisco
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