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If Mississippi was named after the Mississippi river what does Mississippi mean?

The native American (Indian) name meant "Father of Waters" and comes from Chippewas words "mici zibi" which means "great river" or "gathering in of all the waters" and the Alg (MORE)

Why is the Mississippi River named the Mississippi?

Though the river was called by many different names, the name Mississippi given to it by the Indians was the name that was used on Robert Cavelier Sieur de La Salle's map of t (MORE)

Is there a Memphis in Mississippi?

There was a Memphis in Mississippi until 2004 when it became a part of Walls, Mississippi. It is located in DeSoto county.
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How do you get to the Mississippi river from meridian Mississippi?

To get to the Mississippi River from Meridian, MS, you simply take Interstate 20 through Jackson, MS to Vicksburg, MS. Once entering Vicksburg, continuing on Interstate 20 cro (MORE)

Where is the Mississippi dlta located in Mississippi?

The Mississippi River delta is in Louisiana, not Mississippi. It is in the peninsula in the southern part of the state that sticks out into the Gulf of Mexico. The above ans (MORE)

When was Mississippi founded?

The original Mississippi Territory created by the US Congress in  1798.  In 1817, Congress divided the Mississippi Territory into the  state of Mississippi and the Alabama (MORE)

Does Mississippi have mountains?

MS has hilly areas but no real mountains. The highest point is MS is 806 feet above sea level. They call it a mountain but most people would call it a big hill.
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