American Indian Place Names

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Can you guess the modern place names by the meaning of the Native American word on which they are based?

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DescriptionPlaceType of place
place of the long tidal riverstate
Large lakestate
Alternating mountains and valleysstate
Red peoplestate
Flat waterstate
Our own landterritory
Land of tomorrowstate
Father of watersstate
Small springstate
Old towncity
Town of large canoesstate
Onion smellcity
Good riverstate
DescriptionPlaceType of place
Thicket clearingstate
Sky-colored waterstate
Around a large hillstate
Place where the river narrowsprovince
Build on an island in a lakecountry
Isolated thing in watercity
That which the sea breaks againststate
Beautiful lake, stones by the waterprovince
People of the mountainsstate
The good landcity
Fast flowingprovince
The south windstate

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