Here’s how Toronto’s neighbourhoods got their names

Check out Toronto's hidden etymologies

Cabbagetown, Mimico, Flemingdon…what do they mean!?

If you’ve ever been curious as to why Toronto neighborhoods are called what they are, look no further! Reddit user etymologynerd shared an infographic mapping out origins of some of Toronto’s neighborhood and street names.

Learn about names like Casa Loma, Don Valley, Islington, Leaside and so much more below!
 

I made an infographic explaining the origins behind some of Toronto’s neighborhood names from r/toronto