Current Name: Waquoit
Translation: Place of Light.
Current Name: Monamascoy
Translation: Abundant grass and herb place.
Current Name: Aquinnah
Translation: The end of the island.
M8s (moos) = ‘moose’
Pawâw (pa-waaw) = ‘s/he is healing/heals (someone)’
Current Name: Santuit
Translation: Sachem's place. This refers to the residency or burial ground of a Sachem.
Current Name: Sippewisset
Translation: Brook Place. This refers to a particular brook there.
Current Name Ashumet
Translation: Fresh water spring place. This refers to a particular spring there.
Current Name: Massachusetts
Translation: Place of the foothill. This was probably referring to the Blue Hills.
Current Name: Mashpee
Translation: Big water. This refers to Mashpee Pond.
Current Name: Cotuit
Translation: Talking place. This was most likely a place for meetings.