Definition of Sacramento in English:

Sacramento

Pronunciation /ˌsakrəˈmen(t)ō/ /ˌsækrəˈmɛn(t)oʊ/

proper noun

  • 1A river in northern California that rises near the border with Oregon and flows about 380 miles (611 km) south to San Francisco Bay.

  • 2The capital of California, situated on the Sacramento River, northeast of San Francisco; population 463,794 (est. 2008).