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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oklahoma

Oklahoma is a state in the South Central region of the United States. It is the 20th- most extensive and the 28th-most populous of the 50 United States. The state's name is derived from the Choctaw words okla and humma, ...

kfor.com/2014/06/19/if-redskins-change-name-should-oklahoma-change-its-name-too

Jun 19, 2014 ... A day after losing their trademark registration by the federal government, the Washington Redskin's mascot controversy is hitting close to home.

statesymbolsusa.org/symbol-official-item/oklahoma/state-name-origin/origin-oklahoma

The name Oklahoma is based on the Choctaw Indian words "okla humma" which translates as "red people" - first recorded by Spanish explorer Coronado in ...

statesymbolsusa.org/symbol-official-item/oklahoma/state-nickname/sooner-state

Oklahoma's nickname is The Sooner State, originating during late 1889 land rush ; people going in early to stake claims were called Sooners.

www.netstate.com/states/intro/ok_intro.htm

Jul 28, 2017 ... An introduction to Oklahoma that includes information about the state capitol, how the state got its name, the state's nicknames, how the state ...

www.quora.com/Should-Oklahoma-change-its-state-name-because-it-is-insensitive-to-Native-Americans

A Choctaw chief proposed the name for the territory, according to the historians cited in Wikipedia. (See Oklahoma.) This question got me to thinking what we...

www.50states.com/oklahoma.htm

Oklahoma information resource links to state homepage, symbols, flags, maps, constitutions, ... Oklahoma's Constitution , 46th State ... Origin of State Name:.

digital.library.okstate.edu/Chronicles/v014/v014p156.html

The name "Oklahoma" itself means "Red People" in the Choctaw language. This name was first suggested by a Choctaw, Reverend Allen Wright, in 1866, ...

newsok.com/article/5498470

May 16, 2016 ... The Social Security Administration released the top five names for boys and girls in Oklahoma born in 2015, Elijah for boys and Emma for girls ...