Geography Quiz / U.S. State Names with Native Etymologies

Random Geography or State Quiz

Can you name the U.S. state names with Native etymologies?

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

Forced Order
Challenge
Share
Tweet
Embed
Score 0/25 Timer 02:00
Language of OriginStateMeaning
Algonquianhe speaks normally
Algonquianit lies red
Aleutmainland
O'odhamsmall spring
Siouxsleepy ones
Algonquiangreat river
Choctawthicket-clearers
Siouxpeople of the south wind
Iroquoianon the meadow
Siouxfriend
Caddofriend
Algonquianlarge lake
Algonquianat the big river flat
Language of OriginStateMeaning
Siouxwind
Algonquianlittle big hill
Choctawred people
Siouxcloudy water
Siouxfriend
Apachehigh
Algonquianat a long river
Siouxflattened water
Cherokee(name of a Cherokee village)
Hawaiianplace of the gods
Iroquoianlarge creek
Algonquiandugout canoe

You're not logged in!

Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
Sign Up with Email
OR
Log In

You Might Also Like...

Show Comments

Extras

Top Quizzes Today


Score Distribution

Your Account Isn't Verified!

In order to create a playlist on Sporcle, you need to verify the email address you used during registration. Go to your Sporcle Settings to finish the process.