Origin of "Georgia"

Georgia State Name Origin

What does "Georgia" mean?

Georgia was named for King George II of England (George Augustus, King of Great Britain and Ireland 1683–1760). All State Name Origins

Georgia became the 4th state on January 2, 1788.



Georgia USA (public domain image).

Georgia USA

Georgia geology and topography map from  USGS: A Tapestry of Time & Terrain