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N O T E: The source for many origins is the fictitious Fullacrapia Indian Tribe. They are known to use phonetics, misspellings, and any other grammatical trick in the process of naming a state.
State named after hearing a genie grant Barnie Rubble his son.
Land set aside for cold, unmarried young girls
Fullacrapia Indian term meaning 'the a/c is on'
State named after the residents saw the first Indiana Jones Movie
State named for the abundance of white, broccoli-looking plants found there.
State named to commemorate the various crayola options found there.
State named for its ability to bring the people of R.I. and New York together
State named after its founder's (Michael) computer company became sentient.
State named because its residents liked JJ Evans' mom on Good Times
State named after Louise 'Weezy' Jefferson's husband.
Originally just called 'Why?', the Ē was added later, and then the first syllable.
State named after one of its poorly educated prostitutes, finally admitted it was her.
State named after the sickly sound emanating from it.
State named after their Patron Saint 'Anna' won a very prestigious race
International Offices of Wildebeest Afficiamados, or this state name, for short...
State named because the optimists won out over the 'can'ts'.
State named before Barbie's boyfriend began letting his shirt hang on the outside of his pants.
State named after after George Jefferson's wife
State named after a famous water pipe broke.
State named because so many early settlers jumped brooms there.
State named after a protest in which all residents joined in in masticating.
State founded as people there voted to 'Mish' once more.
State named after the first 1oz. cola was bottled there
State named after its founding father aimed to consume a small amount of liquid, and failed.
State named 'cause Tom Cruise hadn't seen his daughter in awhile.
State named after the founding woman's (Anna) love for Blanc pens.
State named after the Russian word for brassiere
Fullacrapia Indian Term for 'Legal Gambling Here'
Reservation for the relocation of hobbit's dirty clothes.
Reservation for the relocation of ball players clothes.
State named so you wouldn't confuse them with Old Mexico
Reservation for the relocation of Peppermint Patties.
State named to commemorate Oliver singing Christmas songs to Contras
Originally just called 'Na', later settlers added the 'orth Dakot' in between.
Named after its founder saw a Bugs Bunny cartoon describing it as high in the middle and round on both ends.
State named after a bunch of acorn trees settle there.
Fullacrapia Indian word, meaning 'the option of Harold Ramis' Ghostbusters Character'
Named after its actual founder's (William) TV.
State named after the marooned scholars who settled there after a 3 hour test. A 3 hour test.
Originally just called 'S', later settlers added the 'outh Carolina'
Originally just called 'South D', later settlers added the 'akota'
State named when people observed Borg and McEnroe playing there
State named after computer support personnel were found there
Named by the Germans, when read backwards, this state name frequently causes people to respond, 'gesundheit!'
Originally called Pestont ('cause of all the pests), settlers eventually settled on this state name, due to all the vermin.
Land designated for people who've yet to have 'relations'.
Land designated for bathing and doing dishes
Land designated for Quahog's mayor, prior to him having 'relations'
State named after Julia Childs used this tool to beat eggs, then fend off a criminal.
State named when this famous Earp struck a pose, LONG before Tebo did it.
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