List of Cherokee Names for Boys

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List of Native American Names for Boys starting with C
List of Cherokee Names for Boys

List of Cherokee Names for Boys

A name is the very first present that we give to our baby. The following list contains unusual ideas for Names for Girls together with their meanings where available. This website will be of interest to anyone searching for Cherokee Names for Girls as it contains facts and interesting information about the culture, history and traditions of this famous Native American tribe.

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Adahy – In the oak woods
Chea Sequah – Red bird
Degataga – Standing together
Galegenoh – Stag
Mohe – Elk
Oukonunaka – White owl
Sequoyah – Sparrow
Waya – Wolf
Atsadi – Fish
Atohi – Woods
Diwali – Bowl
Dustu – Spring frog
Gawonii – He is speaking
Kanuna – Bullfrog
Salal  – Squirrel
Tsiyi – Canoe
Unaduti – Woolly head
Austenaco – Chief
Chuquilatague – Doublehead
Kanagagota – Standing Turkey 
Attakullakulla – Chief
Koatohee – Chief Corn Tassel 
Oconostota – Warrior of Chota
Rayetayah – Hanging Maw
Yonaguska – Chief

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