When the first European settlers arrived in what would become the colony of Pennsylvania, they learned that many of the streams and mountains had already been given names by the resident Native Americans, the Lenni Lenape.
Test your knowledge of Pennsylvania/Lenape etymology by matching the place descriptions on the left with the place names on the right.
1 Where we fish with the bush net a Nockamixon
2 Thirsty Earth b Lehigh
3 Smooth running stream c Tamaqua
4 Searching for land d Nanticoke
5 Where the way forks e Aquashicola