Meaning of Adirondack Mountains in English:

Adirondack Mountains

(also the Adirondacks)

Pronunciation /ˌadɪˈrɒndak/

proper noun

  • A range of mountains in New York State, source of the Hudson and Mohawk Rivers.

Origin

Mid 19th century apparently from Mohawk atirón:taks, a name for the Algonquin people.