Special Report

50 Places With Native American Names

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21. Massachusetts
> Origin of name: Massachusett
> Definition of name: Near the great hill

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22. Miami, Florida
> Origin of name: Myaamia
> Definition of name: Downstream people

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23. Michigan
> Origin of name: Ojibwe
> Definition of name: Big lake

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24. Milwaukee, Wisconsin
> Origin of name: Potawatomi
> Definition of name: Rich and beautiful land

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25. Minneapolis, Minnesota
> Origin of name: Sioux
> Definition of name: Water city