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

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