Comite Creek

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Comite Creek is a stream in the U.S. states of Louisiana and Mississippi.[1] It is a tributary to the Comite River.

The origin of the name "Comite Creek" is obscure. Comite may be a corruption of the name of Amite as in Amite River.[2] Variant names are "Comite River" and "East Fork Comite River".[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Comite Creek
  2. ^ Baca, Keith A. (2007). Native American Place Names in Mississippi. University Press of Mississippi. p. 30. ISBN 978-1-60473-483-6.