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

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.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.okhistory.org/publications/enc/entry.php?entry=so010

Sooner is the name first applied about six months after the Land Run of 1889 to people who entered the Oklahoma District (Unassigned Lands) before the ...

www.history.com/topics/us-states/oklahoma

Find out more about the history of Oklahoma, including videos, interesting articles , pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com.

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'd ...

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?