Did you know these American cities changed their names?

How many original names can you recognize?

Stars Insider

14/05/24 | StarsInsider


Many iconic cities in the US used to have different names. America is a vast land, and one where explorers and settlers have fought over territory. From Native American names to those adopted after the United States became a country, there are plenty of examples that are worth a mention. For instance, did you know that New York City used to be called New Amsterdam?

Click through the following gallery to find out all about the original names of big American cities. 

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