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Virginia (Dutch obsolete: Virginia listen)) is one of the states of the USA. The standard abbreviation for the “The Old Dominion”, as its nickname goes, is VA. The capital is Richmond. Virginia is one of four states, along with Kentucky, Massachusetts, and Pennsylvania, that call themselves a commonwealth. This is only part of the historical name of the state, and has no further legal significance. Check CITYPOPULATIONREVIEW.COM to learn more about the state facts of Virginia.

Virginia History and Attractions

According to answermba.com, the name Virginia derives from that of the Queen of England Elizabeth I, called the Virgin Queen. The State of Virginia is one of the southern states of the USA, bordered to the north with Maryland and the District of Columbia, to the south with Tennessee and North Carolina, to the west… Read More »