Sunday, December 28, 2014

Fact of the Day: Old Town

The city of Tulsa, Oklahoma was named after a word called Tallasi. In its Native American language it means "old town". The pronunciation of the word later morphed into Tulsa. 

7 comments:

  1. So interesting how language as well as names evolve and change...

    -Kati

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  2. Thanks for the fact of the day; )

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  3. Well I guess it beats having another new town, new york, new mexico, etc.

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  4. My sister in law was born and raised there - knows all the history - saddens me.

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