The state's name appears to originate from an earlier Spanish name, Arizonac, derived from the O'odham name alĭ ṣonak, meaning "small spring". To the European settlers, the O'odham pronunciation sounded like Arissona. The area is still known as alĭ ṣonak in the O'odham language.
From the Arizona Wikipedia page.
Wasn't sure what to include or not so good to hear that. Can always add to it if I'm missing anything big. Felt like a bit of a shame that more of the major mountains don't officially go by their Native American names like Denali. Though Rainier's other name, Tacoma, is already an answer.
Nice quiz, but how Mineapolis is native american name ?
POLIS is the greek word for city.
Indianapolis -> Indian - city
Naples/Napoli -> New - City
You could say the same thing about the "City" in Kansas City :)
I'm quite happy that I got 69/77.
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