- a river flowing S from N Georgia along part of the boundary between Alabama and Georgia into the Apalachicola River. About 418 miles (675 km) long.
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Examples from the Web for chattahoochee
She also gave Tamar directions how to go down the Chattahoochee.Stories Of Georgia
Joel Chandler Harris
Study well the “Song of the Chattahoochee,” its rhyme, meter, and thought.Southern Literature From 1579-1895
The Chattahoochee was the Indian "river of the pictured rocks."America, Volume 6 (of 6)
Johnston's entire army crossed the Chattahoochee last night.Under the Stars and Bars
Walter A. Clark
I can make Savannah, Charleston, or the mouth of the Chattahoochee.Personal Memoirs of U. S. Grant, Complete
Ulysses S. Grant
Word Origin and History for chattahoochee
river between Georgia and Alabama, from Muskogee cato-hocce hvcce "marked-rock river," from cvto "rock," hocce "marked" + hvcce "stream."
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper