These 9 Towns In South Dakota Have The Strangest Names You’ll Ever See

A rose by any other name would not smell as sweet…or something like that. In the same way, these charming small towns in South Dakota gain some of their endearing qualities from their unique names. They may just be some of the strangest names you’ve ever heard. The roots of the names give a glimpse into history of the towns that not everyone remembers.

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These are just a few of the unusually named town in South Dakota but this is all the weird we can handle in one day. What towns did we miss?