U.S. State Names with Native Etymologies

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

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