The closest approximation in another Algonquian language, Ojibwe (N.
Michigan) translates it more-so to "Land of Our In-Laws", thus making a fairer English translation "The Land of Those Who Became Our Fathers".
Originally a part of Virginia, in 1792 Kentucky split from it and became the 15th state to join the Union.
Kentucky is the 37th most extensive and the 26th most populous of the 50 United States.
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