U.S. State Names with Native Etymologies

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

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