Capital:   Nashville

State Abbreviation:   TN

State Bird:   Mockingbird

State Flower:   Iris

Nickname:   Volunteer State

Borders:   This state is bordered by Missouri and Arkansas on the west, North Carolina on the east, Georgia, Alabama, and Mississippi on the south, and Missouri, Kentucky, and Virginia on the north.

  Largest Cities:
1.  Memphis
2.  Knoxville
3.  Chattanooga
4.  Clarksville
5.  Murfreesboro
6.  Jackson
7.  Johnson City
8.  Kingsport
9.  Franklin
10.  Hendersonville
11.  Bartlett
12.  Germantown
13.  Cleveland
14.  Columbia
15.  Collierville