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    The Niagara Falls, or Nee-ah-gah-rah (Thundering Waters) are the most sacred waters of the Iroquois people, and a focus of many of their legends and myths. Read more of Sacrifice at Niagara http://bit.ly/1ogHSjP

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    7. emmerzk reblogged this from sasstrid-and-dorkcup and added:
      Yup Ny-Ag-Ruh here ;)
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    10. the-real-dsandskeleton reblogged this from skylightsy and added:
      The long “I” sound is just how the english (or french, not sure who was there first) pronounced how the Iroquois spelled...
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    12. akkeyroomi reblogged this from thebrookeofdragons and added:
      gta-ers pronounce it nai-yaa-guh-raa
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    14. sasstrid-and-dorkcup reblogged this from thebrookeofdragons and added:
      I think its a New York state thing, because I pronounce it “ny-ag-rah” too.
    15. thebrookeofdragons reblogged this from p-artsypants and added:
      We pronounce it “ny-ey-grah” here. Might be a locals thing though.
    16. p-artsypants reblogged this from thebrookeofdragons and added:
      That’s how you pronounce it? Whoops. I’ve heard ‘Neh-a-gra’ my whole life. Well, you learn something new every day
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