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Indy, one of Indianapolis's favorite slang terms!

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(noun) Nickname for Indianapolis.

Tory: How was your vacation?  Where did you get to?

Liza: It was super cool!  We went to New York City and saw all the sights.

Tory: Wow!  Sounds great.  We just stayed here in good old Indy.  But planning to go to Cali next year.  Chilled time in the sun.

Liza: Sounds awesome!  I’ve never been there – maybe one day.


Indy is just an abbreviation of Indiana.  Other nicknames for the city include I Town, The Heart of America (due to its central location), and Circle City.


This Twitter user calls Indianapolis Indy in a tweet:

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