Definitions

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  • proper noun The place name of a town, county and valley in Northern California.

Etymologies

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Native American, variously thought to mean "valley of the moon", "many moons", or to derive from tso (the earth) and noma (village).

Examples

  • SONOMA, CA - AUGUST 23: Danica Patrick drives the #7 Boost Mobile Andretti Green Racing Dallara Honda during the IRL IndyCar Series Indy Grand Prix of Sonoma at the Infineon Raceway on August 23, 2009 in Sonoma, California.

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  • SONOMA, CA - AUGUST 22: Danica Patrick drives the #7 Boost Mobile/Motorola Dallara Honda during practice for the IRL IndyCar Series Indy Grand Prix of Sonoma at the Infineon Raceway on August 22, 2009 in Sonoma, California.

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  • A friend of mine was running a vineyard in Sonoma county when she noticed that the harvest workers were sleeping in ditches and old cars for those who had one.

    How do I deter the bottle brigade? What have you done?

  • Patrick Campbell of Laurel Glen Winery in Sonoma makes a tasty $10 California wine, REDS, billed as “a wine for the people.”

    2009 May | Dr Vino's wine blog

  • A friend of mine was running a vineyard in Sonoma county when she noticed that the harvest workers were sleeping in ditches and old cars for those who had one.

    How do I deter the bottle brigade? What have you done?

  • At our last residence in Sonoma County, California considering its most recent sales price in about 2005, we would be paying about $10,000USD or, perhaps more, in annual property taxes.

    Mexican govt taking your money?

  • At our last residence in Sonoma County, California considering its most recent sales price in about 2005, we would be paying about $10,000USD or, perhaps more, in annual property taxes.

    Mexican govt taking your money?

  • Patrick Campbell of Laurel Glen Winery in Sonoma makes a tasty $10 California wine, REDS, billed as “a wine for the people.”

    Tasty American wine under $12: why so little of it? Industry replies, part I | Dr Vino's wine blog

  • At our last residence in Sonoma County, California considering its most recent sales price in about 2005, we would be paying about $10,000USD or, perhaps more, in annual property taxes.

    Mexican govt taking your money?

  • At our last residence in Sonoma County, California considering its most recent sales price in about 2005, we would be paying about $10,000USD or, perhaps more, in annual property taxes.

    Mexican govt taking your money?

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