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

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