Map shows literal meanings of U.S. places

June 20, 2013 | Updated: 1:46 p.m., June 20, 2013

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captureA map designed by cartographers Stehan Harmes and Silke Peust shows the United States with the names of all the states and major cities … literally translated.  For instance, New Orleans is labeled “The New Golden One” while Baton Rouge is “Red Stick.”

To see the full map on, click here.