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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_city_nicknames_in_New_York

This partial list of city nicknames in New York compiles the aliases, sobriquets, and slogans that cities in the U.S. state of New York are known by (or have been known by historically), officially and unofficially, to municipal governments, local people, outsiders, or the cities' tourism boards or chambers of commerce.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nicknames_of_New_York_City

New York City has been known by a variety of nicknames, both officially and unofficially, now and in the past. City nicknames can help in establishing a civic identity, helping outsiders recognize a community or attracting people to a community because of its nickname; promote civic pride; and build community unity.

statesymbolsusa.org/.../new-york/state-nickname/empire-state

New York is nicknamed "The Empire State" for its national and global significance. All State Nicknames. Today people associate the nickname with the Empire State Building, but the nickname came first. The actual origin of New York's nickname is unknown; some sources credit George Washington, who referred to New York state in December 1784 as ...

www.barrypopik.com/index.php/new_york_city/entry/98_nicknames

The largest selection of New York City nicknames (see the other entries in this Nicknames/Slogans category) can be found in Names and Sobriquets of U.S. Cities and States (second edition 1970) by Joseph Nathan Kane and Gerard L. Alexander. From pages 132-133, with numbers added: 1. America's Leading Tourist Resort

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_nicknames_of_New_York_City

New York City has been known by a variety of nicknames, both officially and unofficially, now and in the past. City nicknames can help in establishing a civic identity, helping outsiders recognize a community or attracting people to a community because of its nickname; promote civic pride; and build community unity.

kottke.org/08/03/a-list-of-98-nicknames-for-new-york

A list of 98 nicknames for New York City, including The City of Friendly People, The University of Telephony, and Father Knickerbocker. (via gothamist)

www.designboom.com/architecture/dom-architectural-guide...

the book published by DOM explores how the city has transformed by detailing the 100 most iconic buildings in new york from 1999 to 2020. belogolovsky nicknames new york's 100 iconic buildings in ...

www.quora.com/What-is-the-nickname-of-New-York

What is the nickname for New York? The most common nickname for New York City is “The Big Apple.” I’ve lived in NYC for close to 35 years, and I’ve never said it even once, nor can I imagine myself ever saying it. There’s a company that does walki...

www.elledecor.com/life-culture/travel/g9523621/city-nicknames

8 Famous City Nicknames And Their Surprising Backstories. Just in case you weren't sure why New York is called "The Big Apple". By Rose Barraza and Rachel Swalin. Apr 21, 2017 Getty Images. Sin City. Windy City. The Big Apple. You've heard all these famous city nicknames by now, but you might be surprised to learn where they actually came from.

got.net/~landauer/lists/CityOf.html

The following is my list of City Nicknames, started around 1993. I had collected suggestions from the rec.games.trivia newsgroup, and had heard someone on KGO (San Francisco's AM news-talk radio station) use the phrase "... 10,000 residents of The City, of complications from ...". So I appropriated that phrase "The City of Complications", as an exceptionally apt nickname fo...