U.S. State Names with Native Etymologies

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

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