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Map shows literal meanings of U.S. places

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 Slate.com, click here.