List of Navajo Names for Boys

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List of Navajo Names for Boys

List of Navajo 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 Navajo 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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Ahiga  – He Fights
Ashkii  – Boy
Ashkii Dighin  – Holy boy
Ata’halne  – He Interrupts
Atsa  – Eagle
Atsidi  – Hammer
Bidziil  – He is Strong
Bisahalani  – Orator
Gaagii  – Raven
Gad  – Juniper Tree
Hashkeh Naabah   – Angry warrior 
Hastiin  – Man
Hok’ee  – High backed wolf
Kilchii  – Red Boy
Klah  – Left handed
Naalnish  – He Works
Naalyehe ya sidahi  – Trader
Nastas  – Foxtail
Niichaad  – Swollen
Niyol  – Wind
Sani  – Old One
Shilah  – Brother
Shiye  – Son
Sicheii  – Grandfather
Sike  – He Sits At Home
Tahoma  – Water’s edge
Toh Yah  – Walking by river
Tse  – Rock
Tsela  – Stars lying down
Tsiishch’ili  – Curly haired
Yas  – Snow
Yiska  – Night Has Passed

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