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Quiz: MN lakes have super weird names – can you tell which are real and fake?

Whoever came up with these names has some explaining to do ...

Is Jim The Horse Lake a thing in Minnesota? How about Big Dick Lake?

Think about it – Minnesota is the land of more than 11,000 lakes, so people either had to repeat some names (think Long Lake and Mud Lake) or get pretty creative.

Watch the video above and see if you can pick out which lake names are real and which are not.

Then you can check out a long list of Minnesota Lake names here.

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