omaha omaha  /ˈoʊ mə ˌhɑ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a member of the Siouan people formerly living in the Missouri river valley in northeastern Nebraska
  2. (n) largest city in Nebraska; located in eastern Nebraska on the Missouri river; a major transportation center of the Midwest
  3. (n) the Dhegiha dialect spoken by the Omaha
  4. (n) thoroughbred that won the triple crown in 1935

News

  1. Omaha Councilman Taken to Hospital for Chest Pain

    A councilman for the city of Omaha has been taken to a local hospital after complaining of chest pain. City Councilman Garry Gernandt was taken Wednesday by ambulance to Creighton University Medical Center.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: KOLN Lincoln

  2. Omaha City Council's longtime chief of staff to retire

    The Omaha City Council's chief of staff is stepping down.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Omaha World-Herald

  3. Omaha City Councilman Hospitalized

    Omaha City Councilman Garry Gernandt was taken to an Omaha hospital Wednesday after complaining of chest pain and difficulty breathing.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: WOWT Omaha

Quotes

  1. "Having just visited with so many members of the community in Omaha today, the president is confident that they will pull together to comfort one another," White House press secretary Dana Perino said.
    on Dec 5, 2007 By: Dana Perino Source: Jerusalem Post

  2. "You start in February with 300 teams and you get a chance to go to postseason, and maybe to a super regional, and then you have things go right for you and you go to Omaha," Tanner said. "And you get to play in the national championship...
    on Jun 30, 2010 By: Ray Tanner Source: The Associated Press

  3. "I know what a difficult day it is for that fine community," Bush said at the start of a nwes conference on the subprime lending crisis. "Our whole nation grieves with the people of Omaha."
    on Dec 6, 2007 By: President Bush Source: Bloomberg

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