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Roughly half of U.S. states have names that are definitely, or possibly, of Native American origin.... 8 of America's 50 largest cities have names that are definitely of Native American origin....

Language: There are hundreds of English-language words that are of native origin....
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Food: ...
Military Service:...
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Government: Before the fellows who wrote the Constitution got together, they made a point of studying other governments for pointers. One of those that they studied, per Benjamin Franklin, was the Iroquoian League of Nations.

In short: Shut up, Rick.... Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open your mouth and remove all doubt.

Meanwhile, 8 of the Top 50 U.S. cities whose names are of Native American extraction are Chicago (3), Seattle (18), Milwaukee (31), Tucson (33), Miami (42), Tulsa (47), Tampa (48), and Wichita (50).


https://www.electoral-vote.com/evp2021/Pres/Maps/May25.html#...

I got Chicago, Miami, Tampa, Tulsa, and Wichita...and a few that aren't among the top 50 (Savannah, Mobile, Cheyenne, Spokane). I also guessed Atlanta, which is wrong. I feel dumb that Seattle, Milwaukee, and Tucson didn't come to mind.
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