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Where did Twain get the name "Huckleberry?"I don't think huckleberries are native to...

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marciadoty | eNotes Newbie

Posted November 10, 2010 at 8:05 AM via web

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Where did Twain get the name "Huckleberry?"

I don't think huckleberries are native to the region in which The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn is set. Would the name be an unusual name for a kid back then?

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Scott Locklear | College Teacher | eNotes Employee

Posted December 1, 2010 at 6:38 AM (Answer #1)

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