Geography Quiz / New Jersey Place Names by Origin II

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Can you name the New Jersey municipalities based on their origins?

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French for 'bright mountain'Essex
Location at headlands at the mouth of Sandy Hook BayMonmouth
Tributary of Raritan Raritan from the southMiddlesex
Location 'amid' the Bergen hillsBergen
President Abraham LincolnMorris
Italian for 'beautiful sea'Monmouth
Island of Welsh mythologyCape May
Location near two lakes and pine woodsOcean
Location along main branch of Paulins KillSussex
Corruption of Pennytown, for its sizeMercer
Boundary in an Indian deedSomerset
Red soil on river bankMonmouth
Wife of Sir George Carteret, colonial governor of NJUnion
Wild cranberriesMiddlesex
Civil War battleCumberland
Etta Helme, daughter of snuff factory ownerMiddlesex
Original name of 'California' didn't fit on a signHunterdon
Lesser falls of the Passaic RiverPassaic
Stands of cedars in the areaEssex
White oak treesBergen

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