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The nickname "Windy City" has been applied to at least two cities:

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Questions & Answers: Windy City (394 words)
[A] It is indeed often said that the word windy in the name refers to the long-winded and boastful speech of Chicago politicians.
There are several recorded instances of Chicago being called the Windy City before Mr Dana put his pen to paper.
Before then, Chicago was usually nicknamed Garden City (its Latin motto was and is Urbs in Horto, “city in a garden”).
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