Staatsflagge state flag,
Seitenverhältnis ratio = 2:3,
nach/by World Statesmen
Above the shield an eagle, the emblem of the United States, he stands for the protection of the Union. The shield is surrounded left and right by 33 stars. In 1859, Oregon became the 33rd State of the United States.
Quelle/Source: Printyble Maps
"Oregon" otherwise appears only in the vicinity of the Great Lakes (located at
1678 miles), where Algonquin lived too, however, the word is there translated as
"River of the West". Other translations of the Algonquian language name only the
Furthermore, a transfer from French, is assumed, from the word "Ouragan" coming, which means "Hurricane", which in turn could have been the lively Oregon River.