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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.......Food: ...Military Service:...Leisure: ...Popular Culture:...Environmentalism: ...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.
Minneapolis, MN could be. Minnehaha is Indian for laughing waters. It is the name of a creek in the metro area that meanders through Minneapolis and the Minnehaha Falls are regularly shown own TV when they freeze during an extended cold period during the winter.Minneapolis--Indian and Greek (Minne + polis).from Britannica:'Minnesota received its name from the Dakota (Sioux) word for the Mississippi's major tributary in the state, the Minnesota River, which means “Sky-Tinted Water.”'
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