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All about the name Arkansas

French Origin
"People Downstream"

Arkansas is a...

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The name Arkansas is of French origin and means "People Downstream." The origin is the culture in which the name originated, or in the case of a word--the language in which it most appears.

From a French word, Arkansaes, referring to the Quapaw Native Americans who lived in the area

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Arkansas Stats
Arkansas is on 39 BN name lists
Arkansas is currently not ranked on the BN charts
Arkansas is currently not ranked in U.S. births
Songs about Arkansas

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Mary Queen of Arkansas - Bruce Springsteen