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Big Village = Canada

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Re: Big Village = Canada

Posted: 29 Jan 2013 7:09PM GMT
Classification: Query
Derived from the Huron-Iroquoian "kanata", meaning a village or settlement. Explorer Jacques Cartier used the word Canada to refer to both the settlement of Stadacona and the land surrounding it subject to Chief Donnacona.

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ELLinSpain 18 Jan 2013 8:11PM GMT 
CroweAshley 30 Jan 2013 2:09AM GMT 
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