We can help you pick a suitable Native American name for your brilliant baby.
There were hundreds of Native American tribes in Pre-Columbian America.
Some of them you might know and some you might never have heard of.
Known native American peoples were the Apache, Arapaho, Cherokee, Cheyenne, Modoc, and Navajo.
Indigenous American people were great hunters and insightful healers with a deep connection to the earth and the shaman spirit.
Native American naming traditions vary from tribe to tribe.
Most tribes didn’t use any family names or surnames.
Baby names could change when a person entered adulthood.
Some tribes’ members chose to mark important events in life and changed their names with new major accomplishments.
We suggest you take some time and dig into Native American baby names’ meanings and make sure the name you will finally choose is genuine.
These people’s history is rich in struggle and triumph.
Many familiar symbols, aspects of modern life, even clothing, were adapted from the old Indian cultures and practices.
There are many beautiful, familiar or unusual and also unique baby names originated from the Native American tribes.
Our carefully compiled list provides several meaningful, intuitive, and melodic names and we hope it will help you make the best decision for your baby.
Native American baby names for boys
Native American baby names for girls