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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, ...

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 ...

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

Jun 19, 2014 ... The Choctaw Nation website says following the trail of tears, it was a Choctaw Chief who suggested the Oklahoma name during treaty ...

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

Oklahoma is based on Choctaw Indian words which translate as red people ... A Choctaw chief proposed the name for the territory, according to the historians cited ...

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

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

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:.

www.native-languages.org/oklahoma.htm

Information on the Native American tribes of Oklahoma, with maps, reservation addresses, ... Did you know the name "Oklahoma" is a Muskogean Indian word?

digital.library.okstate.edu/Chronicles/v002/v002p075.html

When Oklahoma Territory was established in 1890 seven counties were outlined and were ... Later on, by vote of the people, county names were adopted.

www.soonersports.com/ViewArticle.dbml?ATCLID=208806115

May 20, 2013 ... While many people know the nickname Oklahoma Sooners is uniquely linked to the University of Oklahoma and has become synonymous with ...

names.mongabay.com/baby_names/Oklahoma.html

This is a list of the 100 most popular names for babies in Oklahoma, 2005 . All names are from Social Security card applications for births that occurred in the ...