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Chaahl 'O Knew a long beach

Chahpekw a village at Stone Lagoon

Chahpekw 'O Ket'oh Stone Lagoon

Chahpekw 'O Ket'uel' Stone Lagoon

Chepor a village in the area of Bluff Creek

Chepor 'We-Roy Bluff Creek

Chkweges 'O Rek'eeen a rock in the Klamath below 'Rnr'

Chkweges 'W-a'aag a sea-stack, the larger of the Turtle Rocks near Patrick's Point

Chokeek a place just upriver from Sregon; also called Sreg Pech

Chokeek 'We-Roy Moore's Creek, the creek at Chokik

Chueloyo' July Prairie

Chuelue Bald Hills

Chuerew Trinidad, Tsurai, the Indian town at Trinidad

Chuerewa' Trinidad Head (a large rounded promontory at Trinidad, almost separated from the mainland)

Chuerey Trinidad, Tsurai, the Indian town at Trinidad

Ch'eeegolew a place on the Klamath at the mouth of Johnson Creek

Ch'eeegolew 'We-Roy Johnson Creek

Haawok a place on the Klamath upriver from Turip

Ha'aag 'O Kloh Doctor Rock

Ha'aag 'O Mekwehl a rock pile in the area of Sregon

Hehlkeek 'We-Roy Klamath River

Hehlkue Serr Maynot Creek

Hewoyek a fishing site on the Klamath near Saa'

Heyomew a small village on the Klamath

Heeneg a Tolowa town on Smith River, Smith River

Heewow a house in Rek'woy

Hee'mehl a place on the Klamath, across and downriver from Saa'

Ho Wegoh a flat near the Klamath, a bend in the river at Lamb's Riffle

Hoktkehl a promontory on the north side of Trinidad Head

Hop'ew a village in the current location of Klamath

Hop'ew Puel 'We-Roy a gully upriver from Hop'ew

Hop'ew 'We-Roy a creek downriver from Hop'ew

Huep'oo Hupa

Kenek a village on the Klamath

Kenek Puel a village downriver from Kenek

Kenek 'We-Roy Tuley Creek

Kep'el a big village on the Klamath, next to and upriver from Saa'

Kewet Burrill's Peak

Keykem a village on the Klamath, downriver from Metah

Ke'weenow a village on the Klamath near Srprh

Keehl 'O Tep Heemar a fishing place on the Klamath

Keehl 'O Tep 'We-Roy a creek on the Klamath

Knetken 'O Loo a large boulder in the Klamath downstream from Muurekw

Knewsep a long prairie

Knuehl a fishing place (where there is deep water) off Moore's Rock

Knuehlkem a place in the area of Sregon

Ko 'O Tep a village on the Klamath, downriver from Pekwon

Kohpey Crescent City, site of Crescent City

Ko'omen Orleans

Kerrneet 'Wo-'Ol' Little Trinidad Head (a promontory near Trinidad Head)

Legep'ew a hole or cave on the southwest side of Trinidad Head

Meleg a sea-stack between 'O Segen and the mouth of the Klamath

Mereep a big village on the Klamath, upriver from Wa's'ey

Metah a town on the Klamath, between Sregon and Nohchkuh

Metah 'We-Heekoh a place across from Metah

Metah 'We-Roy Metah Creek

Meweehl 'O Legehl Cann's Prairie (on the ridge of the Bald Hills above the mouth of Redwood Creek)

Mewomekwehl a flat area by Trinidad Head, now a parking lot

Muerekw a village on the Klamath

Nagehl a village on the Klamath

Negono' a place below Keykem

Nekoksep an acorn grounds

Nohchkueh a village on the Klamath, upriver from Metah

Nohchkueh Heekoh a place across the river from Nohchkuh

Nueneepeer a village on the Klamath, upriver in the vicinity of Tektah

Pekwon Pecwan (a village on the Klamath)

Pekwon 'We-Roy Pecwan Creek

Pekwtehl a rock in the Klamath River near Pekwon, a sea stack by Stone Lagoon

Pekwtuehl a village between the Klamath and Trinity where they meet

Peleen Kerrcherh the ridge above Pekwtuhl

Ploksew a prairie by Cedar Creek (tributary to the Trinity River), in Hupa territory

Pluel' Fish Lake, on the mountain above Weitchpec and Bluff Creek

Poykoh 'O Lep a knoll just north of Big Lagoon

Prgeesh 'O Chyeguuekw' a sea stack near 'R Hlrgr'

Pueleek Serrnery Hunters Creek

Raayeep a pebbly beach at the south end of 'E'goo, by Trinidad Head

Rek'woy Requa

Rewonew a place on the Klamath in the vicinity of Tektah

Saa' a village on the Klamath, next to and downriver from Kep'el

Sa'ahl a village along the Klamath

Sewew Katimin, a place in Karuk territory

Seeegonoy 'ue-ket'uer' Freshwater Lagoon

Sreg Heekoh a place across from Sregon

Sreg Pech a place just upriver from Sregon; also called Chokik

Sreg Puelekw a place just downriver from Sregon

Sreg Won a place just uphill from Sregon

Sregon a village on the Klamath

Srepor a village site south of Churey

Srperh a village along the Klamath

Stoowen a village along the Klamath upriver from Turip

Suemeeg Patrick's Point

Tektah a village on the Klamath across from the mouth of Tektah Creek

Tektah 'We-Roy Tektah Creek

Tekwsow a small flatland at the mouth of Pecwan Creek

Teekwoh a place uphill from Keykem (formerly a prairie, now overgrown)

Teekwoo the promontory between Stone Lagoon and Freshwater Lagoon

Tmerry a settlement next to Rek'woy

Tmery 'We-Roy Cannery Creek

Tohtar a village on the Klamath, downriver from Nagehl

Trwerr an acorn place, camp site on the Klamath

Tuereep a town on the Klamath, up and across the river from Sa'ahl

Twehlkar acorn grounds above the mouth of Srprh Creek

Wahsekw a village on the Klamath, Martin's Ferry

Wa's'ey a village on the Klamath downriver from Merip

Wechpekw' a spring at Wechpus

Wechpues Weitchpec (the town)

Wechpues a point projecting from the north side of the river into the Klamath estuary

Wehlkwew a village across the river from Rek'woy

Wogow Pecwan (Creek) middle ridge

Wohkero' a village on the Klamath, downriver from Wohtekw

Wohkel' a town on the Klamath, acroos from Hop'ew

Wohtekw a large village on the Klamath, downriver from Ko 'O Tep

Woketel a small homesite on the Klamath, across from 'O Skrwich

Wr'ergerw a place near Nohchkuh

Yohtar a town on the Klamath, across and downriver from Sregon

'Ayoohl a village up from Blue Creek where it joins the Klamath

'Enek' Amikiaram, downriver from Sewew, before Salmon River meets the Klamath, in Karuk territory

'Espew a village on the coast between Redwood Creek and the Klamath

'Espew 'O Ket'uel' the lagoon at 'Espew

'Ewolek' a place on the Klamath between Merip and Kenek

'E'goo a beach north of Trinidad Head

'E'np'ueh a redwood grove on the Klamath at the mouth of Bear Creek

'E'np'ueh 'We-Roy Bear Creek

'Leptoyhl 'O Pkwegech a reef north of Churey

'O Chaahl a village site on the Klamath

'O Chaahl 'We-Repokw a place

'O Chepor a settlement on the Klamath, near Bluff Creek

'O Chep' a village on the Klamath right across from Tulley Creek

'O Chew a fishing place on the Klamath, north of Kenek

'O Hlerger' a village west of the junction of the Trinity and the Klamath

'O Kaa a mountain above the Klamath

'O Kaa 'O Ket'uel' a lake on 'O Kaa

'O Kegep a spring near 'O Men 'We Roy, a sea-stack near Elk Point, north of Churey

'O Keget'oh a place on the sandbar by Big Lagoon

'O Kegey Goat Rock (a ridge between Stone Lagoon and Big Lagoon)

'O Ket'oh Big Lagoon, a town on Big Lagoon

'O Ket'uel' Big Lagoon

'O Kneget a large sea-stack just south of the mouth of the Klamath, Flint Rock Head (a conspicuous promontory south of the mouth of the Klamath), a crag on a cliff at the north of Patrick's Point, a rock in the ocean near the mouth of Luffenholtz Creek

'O Kweges sand dunes south of the mouth of Little River

'O Legew a place on the east side of Trinidad Head

'O Lego' a place on the Klamath across from Wa's'ey

'O Leeken a sandbar on the Klamath near Stoowen

'O Men a town along the coast north of Rek'woy

'O Men Heepuer a village north of 'O Men

'O Men 'We-Roy Wilson Creek

'O Menok a place on the Klamath, downriver from Hop'ew

'O Meee rock below Ko 'O Tep on turn/bend

'O Pegeesh a beach north of 'Espew

'O Plegoh a Hupa town (Ta'k'yimił-diŋ "where they stir acorn mush")

'O Puue'wet' a place on the Klamath near Pekwon

'O Pyuueweg a village on the south shore of Big Lagoon

'O Regos Tucker Rock (a rock at the mouth of the Klamath River)

'O Rew a bank downstream of 'Rnr'

'O Rew a camp-site or town on Redwood Creek, about 4 miles from the coast, just before Chilula land

'O Rew a rock in Karuk territory

'O Ruue a meadow in the area of Sregon

'O Schegep' the boat landing at Rek'woy

'O Schegep' a reddish cliff north(west) of the mouth of the Klamath

'O Schegep' a site with house-pits somewhere north of Stone Lagoon

'O Schegep' a rock by the landing spot at Churey

'O Segen a village on the coast between 'Espew and the mouth of the Klamath

'O Segen 'We-Roy a creek at 'O Segen

'O Segeesh a flat area along the Klamath near Wohkero'

'O Shyergerysh near Elk Point, "a sea rock, with two points"

'O Skerweech a home site on the Klamath upriver from Merip, across from Woketel

'O Slegoych a place where a trail descends, a declivity

'O Slookw a site on the northeast shore of Big Lagoon

'O Slookw a place one mile up the Trinity from Weitchpec

'O Teguuekw a flat rock near Pekwon on the south side of the Klamath

'O Tmekwor a village at the north end of Redwood Lagoon

'O Tohpew a natural archway under Krrnit 'Wo-'O'l (Little Trinidad Head)

'O Tuuer Cleveland Riffle

'O Twegoh a draw upriver from Welhkwew, at the mouth of the Klamath

'Ohpoh flat land by Ahpah Creek

'Oohl 'O Chyuue a cliff overlooking the Klamath River

'Oolekw acorn grounds on the Klamath, across from Heyomew

'O'lehl a home site across from Kenek

'O'rekw mouth of Redwood Creek, a village to the south of Redwood Lagoon (Orick)

'O'rekw 'We-Roy

'R Hlerger' False Klamath Rock

'Ernerr' a village at Blue Creek where it joins the Klamath

'Ernerr' 'We-Roy Blue Creek

'U-Kwewon the beach between Trinidad Head and Little Trinidad Head

'Yoch Legaay a ridge above 'O Men 'We-Roy

'Yoch 'O Kegey a place on the sand barrier between Freshwater Lagoon and the ocean

Dictionary entry

'O'rekw 'We-Roypn • Redwood Creek

Lexicon record # 4384 | Source reference: CW(JPH0080)
Semantic domain: place names

Other places in the Orick area: Chahpekw, Chahpekw 'O Ket'oh, Chahpekw 'O Ket'uel', Meleg, Pekwtehl, Seeegonoy 'ue-ket'uer', Teekwoo, 'Yoch 'O Kegey, 'Espew, 'Espew 'O Ket'uel', 'O Pegeesh, 'O Schegep', 'O Segen, 'O Segen 'We-Roy, 'O Tmekwor, 'O'rekw