Emporia

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Emporia is a word of dubious origin (often thought - incorrectly - to be one of many different plural forms of emporium or its Greek original, emporion,) and can also refer to:

Places in the United States
Emporia is also the name of various colleges etc. in Emporia, Kansas
Other uses
Other, truer plural forms of emporium
  • Emporiums (used more commonly than emporia, especially in the United States of America)
  • Emporiae (favored mostly by academics and literary critics)
See also