Cohoes, New York

city in New York, USA

Cohoes (/kəˈhz/ kə-HOHZ) is an incorporated city located in the northeast corner of Albany County in the U.S. state of New York. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 16,168. In Algonquian Cohoes, means 'pine tree'.[1][2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. Edward M. Rutenber (1906). A Indian Geographical Names. New York State Historical Society. p. 200. Retrieved 2009-11-03., Google Book Search
  2. Bulletin of the New York State Museum, Aboriginal Place Names of New York. 1907. p. 19. Retrieved 2009-11-03., Google Book Search