7/15/12

YOUR TOWN MONIKER

By Lonewolf

YOUR TOWN MONIKER


Cities, Towns, States and Neighborhoods have terms of endearment or monikers applied to their town with much affection.

What is yours called?

CALIFORNIA = CALIFAS
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LOS ANGELES CALIFORNIA = LOSCA
WILMINGTON = WILMAS,
LONG BEACH = LONGO,
TORRANCE = TORRES,
ARTESIA = ARTA,
FLORENCE = FLORENCIA,
SAWTELLE = SOTEL,
SANTA MONICA = SANTA MONA / SANTA EME
WEST LOS ANGELES = WEST LOS,
EAST LOS ANGELES = EAST LOS,
SOUTH LOS ANGELES = SOUTH LOS,
NORTH EAST L.A. = NELA
SAN GABRIEL = SAN GRA,
BALDWIN PARK = BOLEN PARQUE
WEST COVINA = WEST COVAS,
PASADENA = PASA,
POMONA = POMOS,
GLENDORA = GLENDAS,
PACOIMA = PACAS,
SAN FERNANDO = SAN FER,
ONTARIO = ONTA,
CUCAMONGA = CUCA,
RIALTO = RITO,
SAN BERNARDINO = SAN BERDO / VERDUGO
RIVERSIDE = RIVAS,
FONTANA = FONTA,
TWIN PEAKS = TWINPAS,
FULLERTON = FULAS,
SANTA ANA = SANTANA,
ESCONDIDO = ESCO,
OXNARD = CHIQUES,
SANTA PAULA = SANTA,
SANTA BARBARA = SANTA BRUTA,
CARMENITA = CARMELAS,
BELLFLOWER = FLORES,
SEPULVEDA = SEPAS,
PALMDALE = PALMAS,
LANCASTER = LANCAS,
SAN YSIDRO = SIDRO,
BRAWLEY = BROLE,
CALIPATRIA = CALIPAS,
CALEXICO = CALECIA
WESTMORLAND = WESTMORLAS,
NILAND = NILAS,
THOUSAND PALMS = MILPAS,
ROMOLAND = ROMOS,
SAN JACINTO = SAN JA,
CAMARILLO = CAMA RIO,
THOUSAND OAKS = TOCAS,
MELOLAND = MELOS,
CATHEDRAL CITY = CAT CITY,
GILMAN HOT SPRINGS = GILAS,
YUCAIPA = YUCA
BLOOMINGTON = BLOOMAS
COMPTON = HUB CITY
PARAMOUNT = PERROMOUNT according to DOG PATCH
CENTERREACH = CENTERICA
SAN DIEGO = DAGO / DAYGO
SACRAMENTO = SACRA
SAN JOSE = SAN JO
BRODERICK = BEDROCK
TURLOCK = TURLOCO
WATSONVILLE = WATSON
SAN MATEO = SAN MATAS
FAIRFIELD = FAIRLAS
PITTSBURG = PITAS
SAN FRANCISCO = SAN PANCHO / SAN FRAN / FRISCO
SALINAS = SALAS
VALLEJO = VALLEY JOE
CORCORAN = CORCO
CARPINTERIA = CARPAS
MOORPARK = MORFAS
GUADALUPE = GUADA
MC FARLAND MCFARLAS / MYFAS
DELANO = D x TOWN / DELA
CANYON COUNTRY = CAƱONES
FILLMORE = FILTROS
BAKERSFIELD = BAKERS
GREENFIELD = GRINFAS
KING CITY = CROWN TOWN
GILROY = GILAS
HOLLISTER = HOLLIS
WATSONVILLE = WATSON
SANTA CRUZ = SANTAS
GONZALES = GONZA
SOLEDAD = CHOLE
CASTROVILLE = CASTRO
SAN JOSE = SAN JO
OAKLAND = OAK TOWN / OKIE TOWN
SAN BRUNO = SAN BRUJO
PORTERVILLE = PORTERS, PORROS
PIXLEY = PIXLON
TULARE = TULE
SAN LUCAS = SAN LOCOS
MILPITAS = MILPAS
CHINESE CAMP = CHINO CAMP
FRUITRIDGE = FRUIT TOWN
CORCORAN = CORCO
VISALIA = VISA
SANTA MARGARITA = SANTA MARGARA
SAN MATEO = SAN MATA
CONCORD = CONCORDIA
ANTIOCH = ANTOCHA



THE SOUTHWEST U.S. = AZTLAN
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ALBUQUERQUE = BURQUE & THE DUKE
EL PASO = EL CHUCO, EL PASSUCO, LA PUNTA / THE TIP
SAN ANTONIO = SAN ANTO
CORPUS CHRISTI = CORPAS & CORPITOS
FORTH WOTH = FORITOS
EAGLE PASS = EL AGUILA
LAS VEGAS = SIN CITY
EAST LAS VEGAS = EAST LAS
PHOENIX = LA FINIQUERA
CHIMAYO = CHIMO
TAOS = TRUCHAS
TUCSON = TULE
GLENDALE = GRANDEL
DETROIT = MOTOWN
MILWAUKEE = MILWAS



MEXICO
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TIJUANA = TIJUAS
MEXICALI = CHICALI
GUADALAJARA = GUANATOS
CULICHE = CULIACAN
CHOYA = CIUDAD CONSTITUCION
CHILANGOLANDIA = MEXICO CITY
CIUDAD JUAREZ = JUARITOZ
GRINGOLANDIA = United States of America

39 comments:

Anonymous said...

porterville is actually Porros

Anonymous said...

SOUTH GATE=SUR GATE

Anonymous said...

VICTORVILLE=BORINGVILLE,CRACKVILLE,DA VILLE,V-TOWN

Ese Poncho said...

Phoenix,AZ = La Finiquera
Glendale,AZ = Grandale
Sacramento,CA = Sacto, Sacras
Houston,TX = H Town
Juarez,MX = Juaritoz, J-Town

Anonymous said...

denver-d town-tthe 303-mile high

Anonymous said...

Juarez- Juar-easy

Anonymous said...

CHIQUES MEANS LIL CHICAGO. IN THE 30'S OXNARD WAS KNOWN FOR IT'S CRIME AND OFTEN COMPARED 2 CHICAGO . ALSO ALOT OF FAMILIES FROM CHICAGO MOVED HERE . IT STARETED OUT AS LIL CHICAGO THEN CHICANOS MORPHED THE WORD INTO CHIQUES . MEANING LIL CHICAGO .

Anonymous said...

modesto - Mo- Town
Imperial Valley - Impe
French Camp - Campo
San Jaoquin Valley - San Jao

Anonymous said...

Quote: Anonymous said...
CHIQUES MEANS LIL CHICAGO. IN THE 30'S OXNARD WAS KNOWN FOR IT'S CRIME AND OFTEN COMPARED 2 CHICAGO . ALSO ALOT OF FAMILIES FROM CHICAGO MOVED HERE . IT STARETED OUT AS LIL CHICAGO THEN CHICANOS MORPHED THE WORD INTO CHIQUES . MEANING LIL CHICAGO.

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Orale Carnal, gracias for that firme input on the historical origin of the CHIQUES apodo for OXNARD/LIL' CHICAGO. De Aquellas.
Good to read up on input from gente like yourself.

Anonymous said...

PARAS FOR PARAMOUNT

Anonymous said...

YA I GOT THE SCOUP ON ALL THE VARRIOS IN CHIQUES ! FROM WHEN THEY STARTED THE HOLE ENCHILADA ! I CAN SEND U A WEB LINK 2 THE HISTORY OF MY VARRIO ! WE HAD THE GANG INJUCTION HIT US LAST YEAR SO ALL OUR HISTORY IS ON FILE ! BY THE WAY I'M FROM THE CALLE A LOKOS SCALON CHIQUES 13

Lonewolf said...

Any History or Arte can be sent via
e-mail at ranchosp13@cox.net

PHOENIX = La Finiquera
ALBUQUERQUE = Burque & The Duke
CHIMAYO = Chimo
TAOS = Truchas

scottgomez101 said...

Please include Santa Paula=Santa on your list!!!

Lonewolf said...

Santa Paula = SANTA has now been
included in the list.

Elenamary said...

Columbus (Ohio) Bustown, C-Bus

Anonymous said...

CHIMAYO NM,IS CHIMA.. ESPANOLA NM IS SPANYA..... ROSWELL NM IS ROZHELL.....LOS LUNAS NM IS THE DOUBLE L.....

Anonymous said...

San Diego:
Sunny Daygo
Six One Ninas
Sicc One Ninas

SouthEast
KlownTown

WestSide
WiccedSide

SouthSide
SiccSide

EastSide
EvilSide

Santee
Clantee
[because of the large kkk population]

National City
Nasty City

Chula Vista
Cholo Vista

Anonymous said...

North Park
the Nutties or
the Nutty P

Anonymous said...

SAn dIEGo= dIEgoTOn

Anonymous said...

Oakland-The Big O

Anonymous said...

O*C
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ANAHEIM=ANACRIME
LA JOLLA=MAD ONES
STANTON=STANTONE
BUENA PARK=BUENA PARQUE
FULLERTON=FULAS

Anonymous said...

Alhambra= Alhas
Temple CIty= Templas

MR.PALO said...

Orale Lobo pues you forgot the biggest city in Tejas.Houston aka H-Town or Houstone.

Anonymous said...

Homie I'm from Tucson Arizona
and I never heard them call us "Tule" where did you get that from ? just a questions I ain't tripping just intrested as far as I'm concerned It's always been
"La Tusa" "TUC TOWN"
"TUSA ARIZA" "T-TOWN"

Anonymous said...

que pues? olvidamos Santa Ana? Calle pine,bsp,west myrtle! chales homes. lets put Satans town back on the map 714

Anonymous said...

EL PASO,TX = CHUCO TOWN
HOUSTON,TX = H-TOWN, HOUSTONE, SCREWSTON

Anonymous said...

San Diego was historically know only as "Dago." Some of the newer generation has started to add the Y, as in "Daygo." Those in the know, and the older heads still keep it as Dago. Any other nicknames of areas of Dago (Klown Town, SiccSide, Evil Side, etc...) are just recently made up by taggers.

Anonymous said...

FOUNTAINxVALLEY= The GOPSELxSWAMP
---LAxCOLONIAxJUAREZ'DEMONS---

Lonewolf said...

Gardenland = GARDENS
Parkfield = PARKAS
Belvedere = Paradise City
Belvedere Gardens = MARAVILLA

Anonymous said...

Can u add EL RIO. Its a little neighborhood in CHIQU3S.
EL RIO= hELl RIO, thExRivER, DARKTOWN

Anonymous said...

Inglewood = "The Wood", "The I", "Woodtown"

PAYASO said...

OKLAHOMA= OKLAS
OKLAHOMA CITY= OKLAS 405

Anonymous said...

imperial valley is known as the valle by all el centro califas is known as centro then you got the east side west side and north side centro brawley is brole mexicali is chicali and calexico is calecia san diego has always been dago and all the hoods in san diego have their own ondas most of yours are right solo lobo keep at it fool

Anonymous said...

LAS ALTURAS 90031

Anonymous said...

san pedro - dro city, pedro (the english way, even mexicans say it like that), where the ghetto meets the sea, 110 south, p-town

Anonymous said...

PALOS VERDES = PALOS MUERDES
SARTORI = SARTORIA
PARAMOUNT = PARAMONTE
COMPTON = COMPTONE/

(C)ity(O)f(M)exicans(P)ulling(T)riggers(O)n(N)iggers

KEYSTONE = THE STONE/BEDROCK
LONG BEACH = LONGO BEACH/PLAYA LARGA
HUNTINGTON PARK = HUNTINGTON PARQUE/HOMOCIDE PARK

664,619 SUR X3 said...

TIJUANA BAJA CALIFORNIA ~ aka .TIJUAS.TIAJUANA.BAJA CALIFAS ~ SUR LADO :.

Anonymous said...

CORONA = CROWN TOWN

Anonymous said...

ANAHEIM = ANAKRIME
SSKROOKS = LOSBAGOS