Menominee Place Names In Wisconsin

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Menominee Name Definition English Name
Wisconsin.mp3 Wēskōhsek A Good Place To Live. Wisconsin
Ashippun.mp3 AEhsepan Raccoon Ashippun
Appleton.mp3 Ahkōnemeh Watches for them place. Appleton
Algoma.mp3 Ākem Snowshoe Algoma
Pensaukee.mp3 Apaehsahkyah Brant, species of wild goose Pensaukee
Peshtigo.mp3 Apaesiqtekow Complete meaning lost-deer something? Archaic Peshtigo
PeshtigoRiver.mp3 Apaesiqtekow-Sēpēw Possibly connected with deer, true meaning lost. Archaic Peshtigo River
BlackRiver.mp3 Apīsīw-Sīpiah Black River The Black River
SaukCounty.mp3 Asākēw Sauk Indian, Yellow earth Sauk County
Ashkeoton.mp3 Askēhtōn The Crier, raw mouth, man's name. Archaic. Askeaton
Marllake.mp3 Askīpakiw-Nepēhsaeh Green Lake Marl Lake, Waupaca Chain of Lakes
SpiritRock.mp3 Awaetok Aqsaen Spirit Rock Spirit Rock, on the Menominee Reservation
Ashwaubenon.mp3 Es-Wāpanoh Thither see the dawning. Ashwaubenon
BlackCreek.mp3 Enaenohnyah Little Walks Plainly, man's name The Black Creek
Portage.mp3 Kahkāmohnakaneh At the short cut. Portage
Underhill.mp3 Kaekaewaeqnikoniw Crossing the portage. Archaic Underhill
Kenosha.mp3 Kenūsīw Northern Pike Kenosha
Keshena.mp3 Kesīqnaeh Swift Flying Keshena
KeshenaLake.mp3 Kesīqnaeh-Nepēhsaeh Swift Flying Lake Keshena Lake
Kewaskum.mp3 Kēwaeskam Steps it back Kewaskum
Kewaunee.mp3 Kewāneh A species of duck. Archaic. Kewaunee
EmmonsLake.mp3 Kūwicīqsow-Nepēhsaeh Lake shaped like sacred double ball shinny game played by women Emmons Lake, Waupaca Chain of Lakes
Mackinac MI.mp3 Maehkaenah-Menaehsaeh Turtle Island Mackinac, Michigan
MississippiRiver.mp3 Maehsesēpēw Big spreading river Mississippi River
Milwaukee.mp3 Maenaewah Some misfortune happens Milwaukee
Shiocton.mp3 Maenomehsāyak Wild rice along the banks Shiocton
MoccasinCreek.mp3 Mahkaesen-Sīpiahsēhsaeh Indian Shoe Creek Moccasin Creek near Nekoosa
WolfRiver.mp3 Mahwaew-Sēpēw The Wolf River Wolf River
Manitowoc.mp3 Manetōwak Place of the spirits Manitowoc
LittleEauPleine River.mp3 Manōmenāskon-Sīpiah Rice Stalks River Little Eau Pleine River
lemonweirRiver.mp3 Manōnaeh-Sīpiah Red or Yellow Earth, clay or chalk-like. Lemonweir River
OtterLake.mp3 Mekēk-Nepēhsaeh Otter Lake Otter Lake, Waupaca Chain of Lakes
Mequon.mp3 Mēkon Feather Mequon
YellowRiver.mp3 Mēkon-Sēpēw Plume or Feather River Yellow River
Menasha.mp3 Menaehsaeh Little Island Menasha
MenomineeMI.mp3 Menīkāneh At the good village Menominee, MI
Mishicot.mp3 Mēqsekataew Hairy leg Mishicot
FoxRiver.mp3 Meskwahkīw-Sīpiah Red Earth River Fox River
MinerandDakeLakes.mp3 Metaeqsiakiwak-Nepēhsaehsyan Twin Lakes Miner and Dake Lakes,
Waupaca Chain of Lakes
StevensPointIsland.mp3 Miasekakawīhsihkiw-Menaehsaeh Hemlock Forest Island Stevens Point Island, in WI River
IndianCrossingCasinoGrounds.mp3 Mīhekan Simple name of road or trail Indian Crossing Casino Grounds, Waupaca Chain of Lakes
Mosinee.mp3 Mōsāpnīw He dwells alone there Mosinee
MoshawquitLake.mp3 Muqsāhkwat-Nepēhsaeh Clear Sky Lake Moshawquit Lake
WestBranchSettlement.mp3 Naehīhtwakan Torch Hunting Place West Branch Settlement
Suring.mp3 Naeqniw-Sīpiah Three Rivers Suring
SturgeonBay.mp3 Namaew-Wīhkit Bay of the Sturgeon Sturgeon Bay
LakeMichigan.mp3 Nanāweyah-Kaeqcekam Middle big water Lake Michigan
MiddleVillage.mp3 Nanāweyah Middle Village Middle Village
Oneida.mp3 Nātawaew-Otaeskonekan Blow snake, Oneida warrior's club Oneida Reservation
Neopit.mp3 Neyōpet Four sitting Neopit
NeconishLake.mp3 Nekānes-Nepēhsaeh Little leader Lake. Family Name Neconish Neconish Lake
Neenah.mp3 Nenah Me or I Neenah
LakeSuperior.mp3 Ocīkaeqsyah-kaeqcekam In the north big water. Lake Superior
ChippewaRiver.mp3 Ocīpīw-Sēpēw Chippewa River (Ojibwa) Chippewa River
Kaukauna.mp3 Okāhkoneh Pike fishing place Kaukauna
SouthBranch.mp3 Okāqtōhsaehseh At the South Branch Settlement. South Branch, Menominee Reservation
Oconto.mp3 Okāqtow The place of the Pike. Oconto
KickapooRiver.mp3 Okīkapow-Sēpēw They stand clustered,
Kickapoo Indian River
Kickapoo River
MenomineeReservation.mp3 Omaeqnomenēw-Otaeskonekan Menominee Thing Set Apart Menominee Reservation
MenomineeRiver.mp3 Omaeqnomenēw-Sēpēw Menominee River Menominee River
Phlox.mp3 Omāhkahkow-Menīkān Frog Town Phlox
Clintonville.mp3 Omīniahkan Place where pigeons are hunted. Clintonville
Meeme.mp3 Omīnīw The Pigeon Meeme
marinetteMI.mp3 Onaepīhekaew He writes something. Archaic. Marinette, Michigan
OttmanLake.mp3 Oqsaskahkoneh Abundance of Muskrats. Archaic. Ottman Lake, Waupaca Chain of Lakes
Oshkosh.mp3 Oskas His Claw, Chief Oshkosh Oshkosh
ButtedeMorts.mp3 Paehkuahkīhsaeh Small mound Butte de Morts
Packwaukee.mp3 Paehkuahkiw Small round elevation, hillock Packwaukee
Stiles.mp3 Paehkuahkiw Pointed Hillock Stiles
Pesehkee.mp3 Paeqsāhkyan Lane through the trees Pesehkee
StevensPoint.mp3 Pasīpahkīhnen It juts out as land, point of land Stevens Point
Poysippi.mp3 Pawāhān-Sīpiah Wild Rice Gathering River Poy Sippi
LakePoygan.mp3 Pawāhekaneh Wild Rice Threshing Lake Lake Poygan
Fremont.mp3 Penaewīkoh Partridge Place Fremont
Peewaukee.mp3 Pīwānawkīw The flinty place. Archaic. Peewaukee
GreenBay.mp3 Pūcīhkit Bay that smells like something rotting Green Bay
SaintPaulMN.mp3 Saenepān-Menīkān Ribbon, silk, or satin village Saint Paul, MN
NewLondon.mp3 Sakēmaewataenoh Mosquito Place New London
Sheboygan.mp3 Sāpīwaehekaneh At a hearing distance in the woods Sheboygan
Zoar.mp3 Saqnawehnaen It lies forking, especially a stream Zoar
Shawano.mp3 Sāwanoh South Shawano
LakeShawano.mp3 Sāwanoh-Nepēhsaeh South Lake Lake Shawano
Chicago IL.mp3 Sekākoh Place of the Skunks Chicago, IL
DuckCreek.mp3 Sēqsepaketaheqkoneh Duck Landing Place. Archaic. Duck Creek
EauPleineRiver.mp3 Sīpiah-Sōpomāhtek Soft Maple River Eau Pleine River
WaupacaChainofLakes.mp3 Sīsepikamiw Sprawling water, like an animal basking in the sun Waupaca Chain of Lakes
LongLake.mp3 Sōmen-Nepēhsaeh Wild Grape Lake Long Lake, Waupaca Chain of Lakes
GovernmentIsland.mp3 Sōpomah-Menaehsaeh Sugar Island Government Island, Waupaca Chain of Lakes
Suamico.mp3 Suaqmaekoh Sand Bar. Archaic Suamico
SkunkHill.mp3 Tah-qua-kik Clearing on a Hill. Archaic. Powers Bluff
Tomah.mp3 Tomāwaehsaw Menominee man's name - Chief Tomow Tomah
PuckawayLake.mp3 Uqpakiak-Nepēhsaeh Cattail flag lake. Archaic. Puckaway Lake
Waukechon.mp3 Wākecānāpaew Crooked beak man,
Thunderbird clan
Waukechon
Waukau.mp3 Wākoh Fox, also man's name, Waukow Waukau
Waukesha.mp3 Wākohsaeh Little Fox Waukesha
Waunakee.mp3 Wānāhkiw Depression in the land, hollow Waunakee
FondduLac.mp3 Wanikaqmiw End of the lake. Archaic. Fond du Lac
Waupaca.mp3 Wāpahkoh Place of Tomorrow Seen Clearly Waupaca
TomorrowRiver.mp3 Wāpah-Sēpēw Tomorrow River Tomorrow River
Waupun.mp3 Wāpan First light Waupun
StockbridgeIndianReservation.mp3 Wāpanahkīw-Otaeskonekan Eastern Star Indian Thing Set Apart (Reservation) Stockbridge Munsee Indian Reservation
Waubeno.mp3 Wāpanow Morning Star Religion,
man's name. Waubeno
Wabeno
Wausau.mp3 Wāqnaw Far away place Wausau
Chilton.mp3 Wasuskeqsinoh New grave mound in a marsh.
Questionable meaning? Archaic.
Chilton
RoundLake.mp3 Wātanikaen-Nepēhsaeh It is shaped round lake Round Lake,
Waupaca Chain of Lakes
Wauwatosa.mp3 Watōwsaeh Place of the small ball Wauwatosa
Winneconne.mp3 Wēnekaneh Place of the Skulls Winneconne
Winnebago.mp3 Wenepekōw Greenish dirty water from rotting vegetation Winnebago
LakeWinnebago.mp3 Wenepekōw-Nepēhsaeh Greenish dirty water lake Lake Winnebago
BruleRiver.mp3 Wēnotaewemyakwat-Sīpiah Smells like burnt timber river Brule River
MillCreekCommunity.mp3 Wēpet-Sīpiah Tooth River Mill Creek Community
WisconsinRiver.mp3 Wēskōhsek-Sēpēw Good place to live river Wisconsin River
Weyauwega.mp3 Wēyawekaeh Old Woman Weyauwega
Rainbowlake.mp3 Wēyawekaeh-Omīhekan- 
Nepēhsaeh
Old Woman's Road (Rainbow)Lake Rainbow Lake, Waupaca Chain of Lakes

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