The meaning of the name Chicago: Onion Or Skunk
The origin of the name Chicago: Native American
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Notes: 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).