Missouri
Origin/Usage
Native American
Pronunciation
mee-ZUR-ee
Meaning
From Missouri
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An adaptation of the name of U.S. state located in the Midwestern United States. The state itself was named for the Missouri River, which was named after the Siouan-language tribe. They were called the ouemessourita, meaning "people who have dugout canoes".

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