Native American words

Native American Names & Meanings from

Female
ABEDABUN: Cheyenne name meaning sight of day.”
ABEQUA, ABEQUE: Cheyenne name meaning stays at home.”
ABETZI: Omaha name meaning “yellow leaf.”
ABEY: Omaha name meaning “leaf.”
ABEYTU: Omaha name meaning “green leaf.”
ADOETTE: large tree
ADSILA: Cherokee name meaning blossom.”
AIYANA: eternal blossom
ALAMEDA: grove of cottonwood
ALAQUA: sweet gum tree
ALAWA: Algonquin name meaning pea.”
ALGOMA: valley of flowers
ALSOOMSE: Algonquin name meaning independent.”
ALTSOBA: Navajo name meaning all war.”
AMADAHY: Cherokee name meaning forest water.”
AMAYETA: Miwok name. Meaning is unknown
AMITOLA: rainbow
ANABA: Navajo name meaning returns from war.”
ANEVAY: superior
ANGENI: spirit
ANGWUSNASOMTAQA: Hopi name meaning crow mother spirit.”
ANKTI: Hopi name meaning repeat dance.”
ANNA: Algonquin name meaning mother.”
ANPAYTOO: Sioux name meaning “radiant.”
APONI: butterfly
AQUENE: peace
ASDZA: Navajo name meaning woman.”
AT’EED: Navajo name meaning girl.”
ATEPA: Choctaw name meaning wigwam.”
AWANATA: Miwok name meaning “turtle.”
AWENASA: Cherokee name meaning my home.”
AWENDELA: morning
AWENTIA: fawn
AWINITA: Cherokee name meaning fawn.”
AYASHE, AYASHA: Cheyenne name meaning little one.”
AYITA: Cherokee name meaning first to dance.”
BENA: pheasant
BLY: tall
CATORI: Hopi name meaning spirit.”
CHA’KWAINA: Hopi name meaning one who cries.”
CHA’RISA: Hopi name meaning elk.”
CHAPA: Sioux name meaning “beaver.”
CHENOA: dove
CHEPI: Algonquin name meaning fairy.”
CHILAILI: snowbird
CHIMALIS: bluebird
CHITSA: fair
CHOCHMINGWU: Hopi name meaning corn mother.”
CHOLENA: bird
CHOSOVI: Hopi name meaning bluebird.”
CHOSPOSI: Hopi name meaning bluebird eye.”
CHU’MANA: Hopi name meaning snake maiden.”
CHU’SI: Hopi name meaning snake flower.”
CHUMANI: Sioux name meaning “dewdrops.”
COCHETA: stranger
DENA: valley
DEZBA: Navajo name meaning goes to war.”
DIBE: Navajo name meaning “sheep.”
DOBA: Navajo name meaning “no war.”
DOLI: Navajo name meaning “bluebird.”
DONOMA: Omaha name meaning “sight of the sun.”
DYANI: deer
EHAWEE: Sioux name meaning “laughing maiden.”
ENOLA: solitary
ETENIA: rich
EYOTA: great
FALA: Choctaw name meaning crow.”
FLO: arrow
GAHO: mother
GALILAHI: Cherokee name meaning attractive.”
HAKIDONMUYA: Hopi name meaning time of waiting moon.”
HALOKE: Navajo name meaning “salmon.”
HALONA: of happy fortune
HANTAYWEE: Sioux name meaning “faithful.”
HAUSIS, HAUSISSE: Algonquin name meaning old woman.”
HEHEWUTI: Hopi name meaning warrior mother spirit.”
HELKI: Miwok name meaning “touch.”
HONOVI: Hopi name meaning strong deer.”
HUATA: Miwok name meaning “carrying seeds in a basket.”
HUMITA: Hopi name meaning shelled corn.”
HURIT: Algonquin name meaning beautiful.”
HUYANA: Miwok name meaning “falling rain.”
IMALA: disciplines
ISI: Choctaw name meaning deer.”
ISTAS: snow
ITUHA: sturdy oak
ITUHA: white stone
KACHINA: Hopi name meaning spirit, sacred dancer.”
KAI: Navajo name meaning “willow tree.”
KAKAWANGWA: Hopi name meaning bitter.”
KALISKA: Miwok name meaning “coyote chasing deer.”
KANTI: Algonquin name meaning sings.”
KASA: Hopi name meaning dressed in furs.”
KAYA: Hopi name meaning elder sister.”
KEEGSQUAW: Algonquin name meaning virgin.”
KEEZHEEKONI: Cheyenne name meaning burning fire.”
KIMAMA: Shoshone name meaning butterfly.”
KIMI: Algonquin name meaning secret.”
KIMIMELA: Sioux name meaning “butterfly.”
KINEKS: rosebud
KIWIDINOK: Cheyenne name meaning of the wind.”
KOKO: Blackfoot name meaning night.”
KOKYANGWUTI: Hopi name meaning spider woman at middle-age.”
KOLENYA: Miwok name meaning “coughing fish.”
KUWANLELENTA: Hopi name meaning to make beautiful surroundings.”
KUWANYAMTIWA: Hopi name meaning beautiful badger going over the hill.”
KUWANYAUMA: Hopi name meaning butterfly showing beautiful wings.”
LEOTIE: flower of the prairie
LENMANA: Hopi name meaning flute girl.”
LEQUOIA: meaning unknown (probably an alteration of sequoia, name of a giant redwood
tree)
LILUYE: Miwok name meaning “singing chicken hawk that soars.”
LISELI: Zuni name. Meaning unknown
LITONYA: Miwok name meaning “darting hummingbird.”
LOMAHONGVA: Hopi name meaning beautiful clouds arising.”
LOMASI: pretty flower
LULU: rabbit
LUYU: wild dove
MACAWI: Sioux name meaning “generous.”
MAGASKAWEE: Sioux name meaning “graceful.”
MAGENA: moon
MAHAL: woman
MAHU: Hopi myth name.
MAI: coyote
MAKA: Sioux name meaning “earth.”
MAKAWEE: Sioux name meaning “mothering.”
MAKKITOTOSIMEW: Algonquin name meaning she has large breasts.”
MALIA: Zuni name meaning “bitter.”
MALILA: Miwok name meaning “fast salmon swimming up a rippling stream.”
MANABA: Navajo name meaning “return to war.”
MANKALITA: Zuni name. Meaning unknown
MANSI: Hopi name meaning plucked flower.”
MAPIYA: Sioux name meaning “sky.”
MARALAH: born during an earthquake
MAUSI: plucks flowers
MEDA: prophetess
MELI: Zuni name meaning “bitter.”
MEMDI: henna
MEOQUANEE: Cheyenne name meaning wears red.”
MIGISI: Cheyenne name meaning eagle.”
MIAKODA: power of the moon
MIGINA: Omaha name meaning “returning moon.”
MIKA: intelligent raccoon
MIMITEH: Omaha name meaning “new moon.”
MINAL: fruit
MISAE: Osage name meaning white sun.”
MITUNA: Miwok name meaning “wraps salmon in willow leaves.”
MONA: gathered of the seed of a jimson weed
MOSI: Navajo name meaning “cat.”
MUNA: Hopi name meaning overflowing spring.”
NADIE: Algonquin name meaning wise.”
NAHIMANA: Sioux name meaning “mystic.”
NAMID: Cheyenne name meaning star dancer.”
NARA: from Nara
NASCHA: Navajo name meaning “owl.”
NASHOTA: twin
NATA: speaker
NIABI: Osage name meaning fawn.”
NIDAWI: Omaha name meaning “fairy.”
NIJLON: Algonquin name meaning mistress.”
NINA: strong
NITA: Choctaw name meaning bear.”
NITTAWOSEW: Algonquin name meaning she is not sterile.”
NITUNA: daughter
NOKOMIS: Cheyenne name meaning grandmother.”
NOVA: Hopi name meaning chases butterfly.”
NUKPANA: Hopi name meaning “evil.”
NUMEES: Algonquin name meaning sister.”
NUNA: land
NUTTAH: Algonquin name meaning my heart.”
ODAHINGUM: Cheyenne name meaning rippling water.”
OGIN: wild rose
OLATHE: beautiful
OMINOTAGO: Cheyenne name meaning beautiful voice.”
OMUSA: Miwok name meaning “misses with arrows.”
ONATAH: Iroquois name meaning of the earth.”
ONAWA: wide awake
ONIDA: the one searched for
OOLJEE: Navajo name meaning “moon.”
OOTA DABUN: Algonquin name meaning day star.”
ORENDA: Iroquois name meaning magic power.”
PAKWA: Hopi name meaning “frog.”
PAKUNA: Miwok name meaning “deer jumping downhill.”
PAMUYA: Hopi name meaning “water moon.”
PAPINA: Miwok name meaning “vine growing around an oak tree.”
PATI: Miwok name meaning “break by twisting.”
PAUWAU: Algonquin name meaning “witch.”
PAVATI: Hopi name meaning “clear water.”
PETA: Blackfoot name meaning “golden eagle.”
PETUNIA: flower name
POLIKWAPTIWA: Hopi name meaning “butterfly sitting on a flower.”
POLOMA: Choctaw name meaning “bow.”
POSALA: Miwok name meaning “farewell to spring flowers.”
POWAQA: Hopi name meaning “witch.”
PTAYSANWEE: Sioux name meaning “white buffalo.”
PULES: Algonquin name meaning pigeon.”
ROZENE: rose
SAHKYO: Navajo name meaning “mink.”
SALALI: Cherokee name meaning squirrel.”
SANUYE: Miwok name meaning “red cloud at sundown.”
SATINKA: magical dancer
SHADA: pelican
SHADI: Navajo name meaning “older sister.”
SHESHEBENS: Cheyenne name meaning small duck.”
SHIDEEZHI: Navajo name meaning “younger sister.”
SHIMA: Navajo name meaning “mother.”
SHIMASANI: Navajo name meaning “grandmother.”
SHUMAN: Hopi name meaning “rattlesnake handler.”
SIHU: Hopi name meaning “flower.”
SINOPA: Blackfoot name meaning fox.”
SISIKA: bird
SITALA: Miwok name meaning “of good memory.”
SITSI: Navajo name meaning “daughter.”
SOKANON: Algonquin name meaning rain.”
SOKW: Algonquin name meaning sour.”
SOOLEAWA: Algonquin name meaning silver.”
SOYALA: Hopi name meaning “time of the winter solstice.”
SULETU: Miwok name meaning “flies.”
SUNKI: Hopi name meaning “to catch up with.”
TABLITA: Hopi name meaning “tiara.”
TADEWI: Omaha name meaning “wind.”
TADITA: Omaha name meaning “one who runs.”
TAIGI, TAINI: Omaha name meaning “returning moon.”
TAIMA: thunder
TAIPA: Miwok name meaning “spread wings.”
TAKALA: Hopi name meaning “corn tassel.”
TAKCHAWEE: Sioux name meaning “doe.”
TAKHI: Algonquin name meaning cold.”
TALA: wolf
TALULAH: Choctaw name meaning leaping water.”
TALUTAH: Sioux name meaning “blood-red.”
TAMA: thunder
TANSY: Hopi name meaning “name of a flower.”
TAYANITA: Cherokee name meaning young beaver.”
TEHYA: precious
TIPONI: Hopi name meaning “child of importance.”
TIS-SEE-WOO-NA-TIS: Cheyenne name meaning she who bathes with her knees.”
TIVA: Hopi name meaning “dance.”
TOLINKA: Miwok name meaning “flapping ear of a coyote.”
TOTSI: Hopi name meaning “moccasins.”
TUWA: Hopi name meaning “earth.”
UNA: Hopi name meaning “remember.”
URIKA: Omaha name meaning “useful to all.”
UTINA: meaning unknown
WACHIWI: Sioux name meaning “dancer.”
WAKANDA: Sioux name meaning “possesses magical power.”
WAKI: Hopi name meaning “shelter.”
WANETA: charger
WAUNA: Miwok name meaning “singing snow goose.”
WEEKO: Sioux name meaning “pretty.”
WENONA: firstborn daughter
WICAPI WAKAN: Dakota name meaning holy star.”
WIHAKAYDA: Sioux name meaning “little one.”
WIKIMAK: Algonquin name meaning wife.”
WINEMA: chief
WINONA, WENONA, WENONAH: Sioux name meaning giving.”
WITASHNAH: Sioux name meaning “virginal.”
WUTI: Hopi name meaning “woman.”
WYANET: beautiful
YAMKA: Hopi name meaning “blossom.”
YAZHI: Navajo name meaning “little one.”
YEPA: snow woman
YOKI: Hopi name meaning “rain.”
ZALTANA: high mountain
ZIHNA: Hopi name meaning “spins.”
ZITKALA: Dakota name meaning bird.”

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Male
ABUKCHEECH: Algonquin name meaning “mouse.”
ACHAK: Algonquin name meaning “spirit.”
ADAHY: Cherokee name meaning “lives in the woods.”
AHANU: Algonquin name meaning “he laughs.”
AHIGA: Navajo name meaning “he fights.”
AHILIYA: Hopi name. Meaning unknown
AHMIK: beaver
AHOTE: Hopi name meaning “restless one.”
AHTUNOWHIHO: Cheyenne name meaning “one who lives below.”
AKANDO: ambush
AKECHETA: Sioux name meaning “fighter.”
AKULE: looks up
ALO: Hopi name meaning “spiritual guide.”
ALOSAKA: Hopi myth name
ANAKAUSUEN: Algonquin name meaning “worker.”
ANOKI: actor
APENIMON: worthy of trust
APONIVI: Hopi name meaning “where the wind blows down
the gap.”
ARANCK: Algonquin name meaning “stars.”
ASHKII: Navajo name meaning “boy.”
ASKOOK: Algonquin name meaning “snake.”
ASKUWHETEAU: Algonquin name meaning “he keeps watch.”
ATA’HALNE’: Navajo name meaning “he interrupts.”
AVONACO: Cheyenne name meaning “lean bear.”
AWAN: somebody
AYAWAMAT: Hopi name meaning “one who follows orders.”
BEMOSSED: walker
BIDZIIL: Navajo name meaning “he is strong.”
BILAGAANA: Navajo name meaning “white person.”
BIMISI: slippery
BODAWAY: fire-maker
CHA’AKMONGWI: Hopi name meaning “crier chief.”
CHA’TIMA: Hopi name meaning “the caller.”
CHANKOOWASHTAY: Sioux name meaning “good road.”
CHANSOMPS: Algonquin name meaning “locust.”
CHAS-CHUNK-A: Winnebago name meaning “wave.”
CHAVATANGAKWUNUA: Hopi name meaning “short rainbow.”
CHAYTON: Sioux name meaning “falcon.”
CHESMU: gritty
CHEVEYO: Hopi name meaning “spirit warrior.”
CHOCHMO: Hopi name meaning “mud mound.”
CHOCHOKPI: Hopi name meaning “throne for the clouds.”
CHOCHUSCHUVIO: Hopi name meaning “white-tailed deer.”
CHOGAN: Algonquin name meaning “blackbird.”
CHOOVIO: Hopi name meaning “antelope.”
CHOVIOHOYA: Hopi name meaning “young deer.”
CHOWILAWU: Hopi name meaning “joined together by water.”
CHU’A: Hopi name meaning “snake.”
CHUCHIP: Hopi name meaning “deer spirit.”
CHUNTA: Hopi name meaning “cheating.”
CIQALA: Dakota name meaning “little one.”
DELSIN: he is so
DEMOTHI: talks while walking
DICHALI: speaks a lot
DOHOSAN: bluff
DUSTU: Cherokee name. Meaning unknown
DYAMI: eagle
ELAN: friendly
ELKI: Miwok name. Meaning unknown
ELSU: flying falcom
ELUWILUSSIT: Algonquin name meaning “holy one.”
ENAPAY: Sioux name meaning “brave.”
ENKOODABOOAOO, ENKOODABAOO: Algonquin name meaning “one who lives alone.”
ENYETO: walks as a boar
ETCHEMIN: Algonquin name meaning “canoe man.”
ETLELOOAAT: Algonquin name meaning “shouts.”
ETU: sun
EZHNO: solitary
GAAGII: Navajo name meaning “raven.”
GAD: Navajo name meaning “juniper tree.”
GOSHEVEN: leaper
GUYAPI: frank
HAHKETHOMEMAH, HARKAHOME: Cheyenne name meaning “little
robe.”
HAHNEE: beggar
HAKAN: fire
HANIA: Hopi name meaning “spirit warrior.”
HASSUN: Algonquin name meaning “stone.”
HASTIIN: Navajo name meaning “man.”
HAWIOVI: Hopi name meaning “going down the ladder.”
HE-LUSH-KA: Winnebago name meaning “fighter.”
HEAMMAWIHIO: Cheyenne name meaning “wise one above.”
HELAKU: full of sun
HELKI: Miwok name meaning “touch.”
HESKOVIZENAKO: Cheyenne name meaning “porcupine bear.”
HESUTU: Miwok name meaning “yellow jacket nest rising
out of the ground.”
HEVATANEO: Cheyenne name meaning “hairy rope.”
HEVOVITASTAMIUTSTO: Cheyenne name meaning “whirlwind.”
HIAMOVI: Cheyenne name meaning “high chief.”
HINUN: myth name
HINTO: Dakota name meaning “blue.”
KOHKAHYCUMEST: Cheyenne name meaning “white crow or
white antelope.”
HOHNIHOHKAIYOHOS, NEEHEEOEEWOOTIS: Cheyenne name meaning “high-backed wolf.”
HOK’EE: Navajo name meaning “abandoned.”
HONANI: Hopi name meaning “badger.”
HONAW: Hopi name meaning “bear.”
HONIAHAKA: Cheyenne name meaning little wolf.”
HONON: Miwok name meaning “bear.”
HONOVI: strong
HOTAH: Sioux name meaning “white.”
HOTOTO: Hopi name meaning “warrior spirit who sings;
he who whistles”
HOTUAEKHAASHTAIT: Cheyenne name meaning “tall bull.”
HOWAHKAN: Sioux name meaning “of the mysterious voice.”
HOWI: Miwok name meaning “turtle-dove.”
HURITT: Algonquin name meaning “handsome.”
IGASHO: wanders
ISTAQA: Hopi name meaning “coyote man.”
INTEUS: has no shame
ISTU: sugar
IYE: smoke
JACY: moon
JOLON: valley of the dead oaks
KACHADA: Hopi name meaning “white man.”
KAGA: chronicler
KAJIKA: walks without sound
KANGEE: Sioux name meaning “raven.”
KELE: Hopi name meaning “sparrow.”
KEME: Algonquin name meaning “secret.”
KESEGOWAASE: Algonquin name meaning “swift.”
KESTEJOO: Algonquin name meaning “slave.”
KITCHI: Algonquin name meaning “brave.”
KNOTON: wind
KOHANA: Sioux name meaning “swift.”
KOLICHIYAW: Hopi name meaning “skunk.”
KONO: Miwok name. meaning unknown
KOSUMI: Miwok name meaning “fishes for salmon with spear.”
KOTORI: Hopi name meaning “screech owl spirit.”
KUCKUNNIWI: Cheyenne name meaning “little wolf.”
KURUK: Pawnee name meaning “bear.”
KWAHU: Hopi name meaning “eagle.”
KWATOKO: Hopi name meaning “bird with big beak.”
LANGUNDO: peaceful
LANSA: Hopi name meaning “lance.”
LANU: Miwok name. Meaning unknown
LAPU: Hopi name meaning “cedar bark.”
LEN: Hopi name meaning “flute.”
LENNO: man
LEYATI: Miwok name meaning “shaped like an abalone shell.”
LISE: Miwok name meaning “salmon head rising above water.”
LIWANU: Miwok name meaning “growl of a bear.”
LOKNI: Miwok name meaning “rain falls through the roof.”
LONATO: flint
LOOTAH: Sioux name meaning “red.”
MACHAKW: Hopi name meaning “horny toad.”
MACHK: Algonquin name meaning “bear.”
MAHKAH: Sioux name meaning “earth.”
MAHPEE: Sioux name meaning “sky.”
MAKKAPITEW: Algonquin name meaning “he has large teeth.”
MAKYA: Hopi name meaning “eagle hunter.”
MANIPI: amazing
MANTOTOHPA: Cheyenne name meaning “four bears.”
MASICHUVIO: Hopi name meaning “gray deer.”
MASKA: strong
MASOU: myth name
MATCHITEHEW: Algonquin name meaning “he has an evil
heart.”
MATCHITISIW: Algonquin name meaning “he has bad character.”
MATOSKAH: Sioux name meaning “white bear.”
MATUNAAGA: Algonquin name meaning “fights.”
MATWAU: Algonquin name meaning “enemy.”
MAZA BLASKA: Dakota name meaning “flat iron.”
MEGEDAGIK: Algonquin name meaning “kills many.”
MELKEDOODUM: Algonquin name meaning “conceited.”
MELVERN: meaning unknown
METURATO, MOKATAVATAH, MOKETAVATO, MOKETAVETO, MOKETOVETO,
MOKOVAOTO, MOTAVATO: Cheyenne name meaning “black kettle.”
MILAP: charitable
MINGAN: gray wolf
MINNINNEWAH: Cheyenne name meaning “whirlwind.”
MISU: Miwok name meaning “rippling brook.”
MOCHNI: Hopi name meaning “talking bird.”
MOJAG: never silent
MOKI: Hopi name meaning “deer.”
MOLIMO: Miwok name meaning “bear walking into shade.”
MOMUSO: Miwok name. Meaning unknown
MONA: Miwok name meaning “gathers jimson weed seed.”
MONGWAU: Hopi name meaning “owl.”
MOTEGA: new arrow
MUATA: Miwok name meaning “yellow jackets inside a nest.”
MUKKI: Algonquin name meaning “child.”
MURACO: white moon
NAALNISH: Navajo name meaning “he works.”
NAALYEHE YA SIDAHI: Navajo name meaning “trader.”
NAHCOMENCE: Cheyenne name meaning “old bark.”
NAHELE: forest
NAHIOSSI: Cheyenne name meaning “has three fingers.”
NAPAYSHNI: Sioux name meaning “strong, courageous.”
NASTAS: Navajo name meaning “curve like foxtail grass.”
NAWAT: left-handed
NAWKAW: Winnebago name meaning “wood.”
NAYATI: he who wrestles
NEKA: wild goose
NIGAN: ahead
NIICHAAD: Navajo name meaning “swollen.”
NIKITI: round, smooth
NITIS: friend
NIXKAMICH: Algonquin name meaning “grandfather.”
NIYOL: Navajo name meaning “wind.”
NODIN: wind
NOOTAU: Algonquin name meaning “fire.”
NOSH, NOSHI: Algonquin name meaning “father.”
NUKPANA: Hopi name meaning “evil.”
OCUMWHOWURST, OCUNNOWHURST: Cheyenne name meaning “yellow
wolf.”
ODAKOTA: Sioux name meaning “friend.”
OGALEESHA: Sioux name meaning “wears a red shirt.”
OHANKO: reckless
OHANZEE: Sioux name meaning “shadow.”
OHCUMGACHE, OKHMHAKA: Cheyenne name meaning “little
wolf.”
OHITEKAH: Sioux name meaning “brave.”
OMAWNAKW: Hopi name meaning “cloud feather.”
OTAKTAY: Sioux name meaning “kills many.”
OTOAHHASTIS: Cheyenne name meaning “tall bull.”
OTOAHNACTO: Cheyenne name meaning “bull bear.”
OURAY: arrow
OYA: Miwok name. Meaning unknown
PACHU’A: Hopi name meaning “feathered water snake.”
PACO: eagle
PAHANA: Hopi name meaning “lost white brother.”
PAJACKOK: Algonquin name meaning “thunder.”
PALLATON: warrior
PANNOOWAU: Algonquin name meaning “he lies.”
PAT: fish
PATAMON: tempest
PATWIN: man
PAYAT, PAY, PAYATT: he is coming
PAYTAH: Sioux name meaning “fire.”
PINON: myth name
PIVANE: Hopi name meaning “weasel.”
POWWAW: Algonquin name meaning “priest.”
QALETAQA: Hopi name meaning “guardian of the people.”
QOCHATA: Hopi name meaning “white man.”
ROWTAG: Algonquin name meaning “fire.”
SAHALE: falcon
SAKIMA: king
SANI: Navajo name meaning “the old one.”
SEGENAM: Algonquin name meaning “lazy.”
SEWATI: Miwok name meaning “curved bear claw.”
SHILAH: Navajo name meaning “brother.”
SHIRIKI: Pawnee name meaning “coyote.”
SHIYE: Navajo name meaning “son.”
SHIZHE’E: Navajo name meaning “father.”
SHOEMOWETOCHAWCAWEWAHCATOWE: Cheyenne name meaning “high-backed wolf.”
SICHEII: Navajo name meaning “grandfather.”
SIK’IS: Navajo name meaning “friend.”
SIKE: Navajo name meaning “he sits at home.”
SIKYAHONAW: Hopi name meaning “yellow bear.”
SIKYATAVO: Hopi name meaning “yellow rabbit.”
SIWILI: tail of the fox
SKAH: Sioux name meaning “white.”
SONGAN: strong
SOWI’NGWA: Hopi name meaning “black-tailed deer.”
SUCKI: Algonquin name meaning “black.”
SUNUKKUHKAU: Algonquin name meaning “he crushes.”
T’IIS: Navajo name meaning “cottonwood.”
TAHKEOME: Cheyenne name meaning “little robe.”
TAHMELAPACHME: Cheyenne name meaning “dull knife.”
TAIMA: thunder
TAKODA: Sioux name meaning “friend to everyone.”
TANGAKWUNU: Hopi name meaning “rainbow.”
TAREGAN: Algonquin name meaning “crane.”
TASUNKE: Dakota name meaning “horse.”
TATANKA-PTECILA: Dakota name meaning “short bull.”
TATE: he who talks too much
TEETONKA: Sioux name meaning “talks too much.”
TELUTCI, TUKETU: Miwok name meaning “bear making dust.”
TIHKOOSUE: Algonquin name meaning “short.”
TOCHO: Hopi name meaning “mountain lion.”
TOGQUOS: Algonquin name meaning “twin.”
TOHOPKA: Hopi name meaning “wild beast.”
TOKALA: Dakota name meaning “fox.”
TOOANTUH: Cherokee name meaning “spring frog.”
TSE: Navajo name meaning “rock.”
TSIISHCH’ILI: Navajo name meaning “curly-haired.”
TUPI: Miwok name meaning “to pull up.”
UZUMATI: Miwok name meaning “bear.”
VAIVEAHTOISH, VAIVE ATOISH: Cheyenne name meaning “alights
on the cloud.”
VIHO: Cheyenne name meaning “chief.”
VIPPONAH: Cheyenne name meaning “slim face.”
VOHKINNE: Cheyenne name meaning “Roman nose.”
VOISTITOEVITZ, VOISTTITOEVETZ: Cheyenne name meaning “white cow.”
VOKIVOCUMMAST: Cheyenne name meaning “white antelope.”
WAHANASSATTA: Cheyenne name meaning “he who walks with
his toes turned outward.”
WAHCHINKSAPA: Sioux name meaning “wise.”
WAHCHINTONKA: Sioux name meaning “has much practice.”
WAHKAN: Sioux name meaning “sacred.”
WAKIZA: desperate warrior
WAMBLEE: Sioux name meaning “eagle.”
WAMBLEESKA: Sioux name meaning “white eagle.”
WAMBLI-WASTE: Dakota name meaning “good eagle.”
WANAGEESKA: Sioux name meaning “white spirit.”
WANAHTON: Sioux name meaning “charger.”
WANIKIYA: Sioux name meaning “savior.”
WAPI: lucky
WAQUINI: Cheyenne name meaning “hook nose.”
WEAYAYA: Sioux name meaning “setting sun.”
WEMATIN: Algonquin name meaning “brother.”
WEMILAT: of wealthy parents
WICASA: Dakota name meaning “sage.”
WIKVAYA: Hopi name meaning “one who brings.”
WILNY: meaning unknown
WOHEHIV: Cheyenne name meaning “dull knife.”
WOKAIHWOKOMAS: Cheyenne name meaning “white antelope.”
WUYI: Miwok name meaning “soaring turkey vulture.”
WYNONO: firstborn
YAHTO: Sioux name meaning “blue.”
YANCY: Englishman
YANISIN: Navajo name meaning “ashamed.”
YAS: Navajo name meaning snow.”
YISKA: Navajo name meaning the night has passed.”
YOSKOLO: meaning unknown
YUMA: son of a chief