Chicago

Gender: Neutral
Origin: Native American
Meaning: Onion Or Skunk

What is the meaning of the name Chicago?

The name Chicago is primarily a gender-neutral name of Native American origin that means Onion Or Skunk.

A city in Illinois founded in 1833. A Canadian French form of an Algonquian word--either sheka:ko:heki meaning "place of the wild onion" (Fox Tribe), or shika:konk meaning "at the skunk place" or "place of the bad smell" (Ojibwa Tribe).

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