Definition of Kansas in English:

Kansas

proper noun

  • A state in the central US; population 2,802,134 (est. 2008); capital, Topeka; statehood, Jan. 29, 1861 (34). It was acquired by the US as part of the Louisiana Purchase in 1803.

Pronunciation

Kansas

/ˈkanzəs//ˈkænzəs/