Name: Sonoma

Origin and Meaning of the Name Sonoma

  • Pronunciation:
    (so NO mah)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Sonoma)
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Miscellaneous Info for Sonoma

  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Nineteenth-century California politician Mariano Vallejo claimed that "Sonoma" was a local Chocuyen word for "valley of the moon." It is uncertain how much of the Chocuyen language was understood by General Vallejo.

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