State Abbreviations List
Take the first two letters of the state name to form the abbreviation . Take the first and last letter of the state name to form the abbreviation .
Md . Mar., Mary. Massachusetts. State . US-MA.
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States of the U.S. There are fifty (50) states and Washington D.C.The last two states to join the Union were Alaska (49th) and Hawaii (50th). Both joined in 1959.
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FIPS state codes were numeric and two-letter alphabetic codes defined in U.S. Federal Information Processing Standard Publication (“FIPS PUB”) 5-2 to identify U.S. states and certain other associated areas. The codes are used in Geographic Names Information System, overseen by the U.S. Board on Geographic Names.
MD , at the end of your doctor’s name , stands for Medical Doctor. Anyone who has graduated from medical school is allowed to put MD after their name .
It’s worth noting that while the Dr abbreviations listed here do not have periods after each letter or set of letters, doing so can be perfectly acceptable under certain circumstances. For instance, there isn’t a real difference between writing MD or M.D. when referring to a doctor of medicine.