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Gitchee Gumee - meaning of

This is an Ojibwe Indian name for Lake Superior - also called "Kitchi gami" (or "Kitchi-gummi"). According to many, It means "the shining blue sea water.", but has also been translated as "great water."

SOURCE: These are the Great Lakes   J977 A
See also: Great Lakes Vault of Knowledge

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