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

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