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

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