List of nicknames for Pittsburgh

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This article lists nicknames for the city of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Major nicknames

"The City of Bridges"
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  • Sixburgh
  • The Golden Triangle
    • This name comes from Pittsburgh's shape formed from its three rivers and golden bridges.
  • Steeler Nation
    • Home of the Steelers

Minor nicknames

See also


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