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Texas State Motto

Texas - click to see all state mottos
Texas USA. See All State Mottos - National Motto.

"Friendship"

The state motto of Texas is simply "friendship." The word Texas is from a Caddo Indian word "teyshas" (meaning "friends" or "allies" - see name origin of Texas).

Scenic overlook in Texas- click to see all state mottos
Scenic overlook near Leakey, Texas; photo by Jason Hunter on Flickr (noncommercial use permitted with attribution / no derivative works). See All State Mottos - National Motto.
Source:
Origin of the name Texas: Texas Handbook Online
Links:
All State Mottos - National Motto

    

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Texas Symbols & Icons:

air force - tie
footwear - music  
artist - bird
bread - cooking  
dinosaur - dog  
dish - snack
fabric - tartan
folk dance
fish - insect
flag - pledge
flower - plant
gem - stone
hall of fame
instrument
 

mammal 1-2-3  
sport - vehicle
metal - molecule
name - nickname
pastry 1 2 - nut
pepper 1-2 - fruit
plays - railroad
reptile - shell
seal -quarter - motto
ship -tall ship
shrub 1-2
song 1-2
tree -grass -soil
vegetable
 

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