Miami was named that way in honor of the Mayaimi Indians living in those parts until about the 18th century. The name of the tribe is given because of the lake, which was located in this area, and in translation its name sounded like “big water”. Miami is a fairly young metropolis, and as early as the middle of the 19th century, these lands were impassable due to the presence of dense tropical forests and marshes. The settlement began only after 1860, and the opportunity to grow citrus trees served to that.
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