U.S. State Names with Native Etymologies

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Language of OriginStateMeaning
Algonquianlittle big hill
Iroquoianon the meadow
Hawaiianplace of the gods
Choctawred people
Apachehigh
Algonquianhe speaks normally
Aleutmainland
Iroquoianlarge creek
Siouxfriend
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Siouxflattened water
Siouxcloudy water
Siouxpeople of the south wind
Language of OriginStateMeaning
Algonquianit lies red
Algonquianlarge lake
Algonquiangreat river
Siouxwind
Algonquianat the big river flat
O'odhamsmall spring
Choctawthicket-clearers
Siouxsleepy ones
Algonquianat a long river
Algonquiandugout canoe
Cherokee(name of a Cherokee village)
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