U.S. State Names with Native Etymologies

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

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