U.S. State Names with Native Etymologies

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

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