Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

One thought on “The Origins of State Names

  • Stacy B

    “Colorado” does NOT mean “red” in Spanish! Red is “rojo” or “roja”. Colorado means “colored”. I’m also pretty sure “Utah” was at least partially inspired by the Ute Indians.