Special Report

50 Places With Native American Names

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46. Utah
> Origin of name: Ute
> Definition of name: People of the mountains

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47. Wheeling, West Virginia
> Origin of name: Delaware
> Definition of name: Head or skull

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48. Wisconsin
> Origin of name: Miami
> Definition of name: River running through a red place

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49. Wyoming
> Origin of name: Delaware
> Definition of name: Mountains and valleys alternating or large plains

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50. Yankton, South Dakota
> Origin of name: Sioux
> Definition of name: People of the end village