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Wyoming State Name Origin:

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Teton National Park, Wyoming; photo by William A. Bolton on Flickr
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What does the word Wyoming mean?

The name Wyoming is based on an Algonquin Indian word meaning "large prairie place." Wyoming became the 44th state on July 10, 1890.

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Wyoming Geology and Topography Map: USGS.
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Source:
Wyoming Quick Facts: Ben's Guide to US Government
Links:
Discover Wyoming: Wyoming Tourism.org
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Wyoming Symbols & Icons:

bird - mammal
flower - tree
grass - soil
fossil - reptile
dinosaur -fish  
 

flag - seal - coin
motto - quarter
gem - language
name - nickname
song - sport
 

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