[ 4 syll. min-ne-so-ta, mi-nnes-ota ] The baby boy name Minnesota is also used as a girl name. Its pronunciation is MIHNihSOWTAH †. The origin of Minnesota is Native American. The name's meaning is from the sky-tinted waters.
Minnesota is infrequently used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names.
Baby names that sound like Minnesota include Minisota, Massachusets, Massachusetta, Massachusetts, Massachusta, Matchitisiw, McIntoshe, Methodius, Minesota, Minisoda, Matous, Matthias, Matyse, Matyss, Matysse, Megedagik, Minesoda, Minnesoda, Misticko, and Mistico.
† English pronunciation for Minnesota: M as in "me (M.IY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)"