Geography Quiz / New Jersey Place Names of Native American Origin

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Can you name the New Jersey municipalities based on their possible* Native American origins?

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Huppakong ('stone water')Sussex
Ackingsahsack ('stony ground')Bergen
Menantakh ('land of good bread')Monmouth
Peremessing ('abundant with wild turkey')Bergen
Absegami ('little water')Atlantic
Parsipanong ('the place where the river winds through the valley')Morris
Senamensing ('sweet water')Burlington
Mehokhokus ('the red cedar')Bergen
Hopoghan Hackingh ('land of the tobacco pipe')Hudson
Tuphanne ('cold water')Bergen
Naraticong ('river beyond the island')Hunterdon
Sekeachgook ('place of snakes')Hudson
Lowanpeekachtuonk ('winter water place for deer')Warren
Oschummoonk ('place of horns')Burlington
Pisgueawa ('place of dark night')Middlesex
Watschu ('hill')Somerset
Manasquawhan ('stream of the island of squaws')Monmouth
Paquettahhnuake ('cleared land ready for cultivation')Morris
Pahsayèk ('place where the land splits')Passaic
Mawewi ('meeting place')Bergen

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