U.S. State Names with Native Etymologies

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

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