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Origins of City and Place Names



drowssap1776Drowssap1776 on 04/24/2010

OriginsofCityandPlaceNames Photo The United States has a rich assortment of place names. How much do you know about the origin of American place names?
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Comments (2)
babianjanne
Babianjanne  (Level: 209.4)
Mon, 26th Apr '10 10:17 AM

I think most people believe that Bronx ( Like the other two
given as correct ) is Dutch, but it is in fact SWEDISH in
origin ( From the Småland immigrant Jonas Bronck). See the
Wikipedia article for all the details !
Tackar,
DL






I think most people believe that Bronx ( Like the other two
given as correct ) is Dutch, but it is in fact SWEDISH ( From
the Småland immigrant JONAS BRONCK ). See the
Wikipedia article for all the details !
Tackar,
DL

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Bbronck

Jjonas Bronck
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mcmahon
Mcmahon  (Level: 39.6)
Sat, 24th Apr '10 10:43 AM

I got 100%







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