Lac Mégantic

It has been in the news a lot so it got me wondering, what is the origin of the name Lac Mégantic. I was pleasantly surprised to find an excellent article on Wikipedia.

It states ‘The name of Mégantic comes from the Abenaki word “namesokanjik” which translates to “place where the fish are held.”‘ Click here to read the full article.

Lac-Megantic A Century Ago