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Check out some traditional Navajo Names. A List of Native American Navajo Names for boys and girls with their meanings and their origins within the Native American Navajo tribe.

  • Interesting list of Navajo Names for boys and girls  with meanings and origins
  • Navajo Names for boys with meanings and tribes
  • Naming was  based on gender, nature, totem animals and descriptions
  • A List of Native American Navajo Names for boys and girls with their meanings and origins within the tribe
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Navajo Names and Meanings

Check out this list of Navajo Names for boys and girls  with their meanings and origins. The collection of Native American Navajo Names includes baby names for boys and girls. The naming traditions of Native American Indians varied greatly from tribe to tribe but were generally based on gender, nature, totem animals and descriptions of the appearance or features of a baby. We have a specific list for girls and another list of for boys.

The Navajo Tribe
The Navajo tribe, a semi-nomadic tribe of hunter farmers, are the indigenous people of Arizona, New Mexico, Utah, and Colorado. The name of a famous Navajo leader was Manuelito who resisted US domination. They are one of the largest tribe in the United States today.

List of Navajo Names for Girls
A name is the very first present that we give to our baby. The following list contains unusual ideas for Navajo Names for Girls  together with their meanings where this info is 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.

List of Navajo Names for Girls

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Ajei
Awee
Asdza
Chooli
Dezba
Dibe
Doba
Doli

Haseya
Haloke
Kai
Iina
Johona
Mai
Manaba
Mosi

Nascha
Ooljee
Sahkyo
Sialea-lea
Tibah

Tsintah
Yanaha

My heart
Baby
Woman
Mountain
War
Lamb 
There was no war
Blue bird
She Rises
Salmon

Willow tree
Life
Sunny
Bright flower
Return To War
Cat
Owl
Moon
Mink
Little bluebird
Grey
Among the forest
Brave

 

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List of Navajo Names for Girls

 

 

Early depiction of Navajo Indians

Early depiction of Navajo Indians

 

Navajo Names for Boys

We have accompanied our list of Navajo Names for boys and girls with some stunning pictures of American Native Indians.

Some tribes, such as the Sioux, had a complicated naming system with six classes of names which incorporated Birth Names, Nicknames, Honor Names, special deed Names, Secret and Spirit names.

The sacred and spirit names were only known to the individual and the Medicine Man

This website contains facts and interesting information about the culture, history and traditions of different Native American tribes which we hope will add additional interest for those searching for unusual Navajo Names.

 

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.

List of Navajo Names for Boys

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Ahiga
Ashkii
Ashkii Dighin
Ata'halne
Atsa
Atsidi
Bidziil
Bisahalani
Gaagii
Gad
Hashkeh Naabah 
Hastiin
Hok'ee
Kilchii
Klah
Naalnish
Naalyehe ya sidahi
Nastas
Niichaad
Niyol
Sani
Shilah
Shiye
Sicheii
Sike
Tahoma
Toh Yah
Tse
Tsela
Tsiishch'ili
Yas
Yiska

He Fights
Boy
Holy boy

He Interrupts
Eagle

Hammer
He is Strong
Orator
Raven
Juniper Tree
Angry
warrior
Man

High backed wolf
Red Boy
Left handed

He Works
Trader

Foxtail
Swollen
Wind

Old One
Brother
Son
Grandfather

He Sits At Home
Water's edge

Walking by river
Rock
Stars lying down
Curly haired
Snow
Night Has Passed
 

 
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Navajo Names - Pictures and Videos of Native Americans
Names for girls and boys with meanings and tribal origins. Discover the vast selection of pictures which relate to Native American Indians. The pictures show the clothing, war paint, weapons and decorations of various Native Indian tribes that can be used as a really useful history resource for those interested in the culture of Native American tribes. We have included different pictures to accompany the main topic of this section - Cherokees Names. The videos enable fast access to the images, paintings and pictures together with information and many historical facts. All of the articles and pages can be accessed via the Native Indian Tribes Index.

 

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