Meaning of ALASKA in English
the largest and most northern state of the US, connected to the other states to the south by the Alaska Highway through Canada. It is sometimes called ‘the last frontier’ and produces a lot of oil. The capital city is Juneau, and the largest city is Anchorage.
Oxford guide to British and American culture English vocabulary. Руководство по британской и американской культуре, Оксфордский английский словарь. 2005