Geography / U.S. State Names with Native Etymologies

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

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