Texas is the second largest and second most populous state in the United States of America. Owing to its remarkable size, distinctive culture and politics, and colorful history, many Texans maintain a fiercely independent attitude, with Texan identity often superseding American identity.

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Austin is a city of over 900,000 people in the Hill Country region of the U.S. state of Texas.

Big Bend National Park is vast, rugged, and one of the least visited national parks in the continental U.S.

Houston is a sprawling port city in Southeastern Texas. A recent oil boom and continuing international immigration has brought explosive growth to the city, and it is now the fifth largest metropolitan area in the United States.


The Prairies and Lakes Region is located in the north central part of Texas.

Texas' Gulf Coast stretches for hundreds of miles, from the Louisiana border to Brownsville on the Rio Grande.

The Hill Country is a region of the state of Texas in the United States of America.

Big Bend Country is a region in Texas. It is also referred to as the Big Bend region.

The northwest corner of Texas is known as the Texas Panhandle, probably because it juts out in stark plaintiveness from the rest of the state.

Texas's southern region is, for the most part, a forbidding desert area.

Piney Woods is a region in northeast Texas. Great fishing and good golf facilities are in this area.


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  • Amharic:  ቴክሳስ
  • Arabic:  تكساس
  • Armenian:  Տեխաս
  • Arpitan:  Tèxas
  • Aymara:  Texas suyu
  • Belarusian:  Штат Тэхас
  • Bengali:  টেক্সাস
  • Bishnupriya:  টেক্সাস
  • Bulgarian:  Тексас
  • Burmese:  တက္ကဆပ်ပြည်နယ်
  • Central Kurdish:  تێکساس
  • Chechen:  Техас
  • Cheyenne:  Toháanoéhoëva
  • Chinese:  德克萨斯州
  • Church Slavic:  Тєѯасъ
  • Chuvash:  Техас
  • Cornish:  Teksas
  • Croatian:  Teksas
  • Dimli (individual language):  Teksas
  • Eastern Mari:  Техас
  • Egyptian Arabic:  تكساس
  • English:  Lone Star State
  • Esperanto:  Teksaso
  • Gagauz:  Teksas
  • Georgian:  ტეხასი
  • Gilaki:  تگزاس
  • Greek:  Τέξας
  • Haitian:  Teksas
  • Hakka Chinese:  Tet-khiet-sat-sṳ̂
  • Hawaiian:  Kekeka
  • Hebrew:  טקסס
  • Hindi:  टेक्सस
  • Inuktitut:  ᑖᒃᓵᔅ
  • Japanese:  テキサス州
  • Kalmyk:  Теексәс
  • Kannada:  ಟೆಕ್ಸಸ್
  • Kara-Kalpak:  Texas shtati
  • Kazakh:  Техас
  • Korean:  텍사스 주
  • Kurdish:  Teksas
  • Latin:  Texia
  • Latvian:  Teksasa
  • Literary Chinese:  德克薩斯州
  • Lithuanian:  Teksasas
  • Lojban:  teksys
  • Macedonian:  Тексас
  • Malayalam:  ടെക്സസ്
  • Marathi:  टेक्सास
  • Mazanderani:  تگزاس
  • Mongolian:  Техас
  • Navajo:  Akałii Bikéyah
  • Nepali (macrolanguage):  टेक्सस
  • Newari:  तेक्सास
  • Northern Luri:  تئگزاس
  • Occitan (post 1500):  Tèxas
  • Ossetian:  Техас
  • Pali:  टेक्सास
  • Panjabi:  ਟੈਕਸਸ
  • Papiamento:  Teksas
  • Persian:  تگزاس
  • Polish:  Teksas
  • Quechua:  Texas suyu
  • Russia Buriat:  Техас
  • Russian:  Техас
  • Samogitian:  Teksasos
  • Sanskrit:  टेक्सास्
  • Serbian:  Тексас
  • Silesian:  Teksas
  • Slovenian:  Teksas
  • South Azerbaijani:  تگزاس ایالتی
  • Spanish:  Estado de Texas, Estado de la Estrella Solitaria, Tejas
  • Tagalog:  Teksas
  • Tajik:  Тексас
  • Tamil:  டெக்சஸ்
  • Tatar:  Техас
  • Telugu:  టెక్సస్
  • Thai:  รัฐเทกซัส
  • Tibetan:  ཋེག་ཟ་སི།
  • Turkish:  Teksas
  • Turkmen:  Tehas
  • Uighur:  Téksas Shitati
  • Ukrainian:  Техас
  • Urdu:  ٹیکساس
  • Western Frisian:  Teksas
  • Western Mari:  Техас
  • Western Panjabi:  ٹیکساس
  • Yakut:  Техас
  • Yiddish:  טעקסאס
  • Yue Chinese:  德薩斯州
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