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Eldorado is an unincorporated community in Clay County, Nebraska, in the United States.

History

Eldorado is derived from a Spanish name meaning "golden" and the community was so named by account of its golden soil. A post office was established at El Dorado in 1888, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1942.

Coordinates: 40°41′03″N 97°59′44″W / 40.68417°N 97.99556°W / 40.68417; -97.99556

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