U.S. State Names with Native Etymologies

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

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