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Dictionary of Symbols

The Indigenous People of the United States

Discover interesting facts and information about the history and culture of Native American Indians and their tribes

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Dictionary of Symbols

Discover facts and information about the culture of Native American Indians via the Picture Dictionary of Symbols.

Gain an understanding of symbolism and the meaning signs used by Native American Indian tribes from the Picture Dictionary of Symbols .

Discover facts about the secret and mysterious Dictionary of Symbols used by Native American Indians  in this comprehensive, illustrated Dictionary of Symbols reference guide.

Native American Symbols
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Dictionary of Symbols

The Native American Dictionary of symbols provides fast access to information about the signs, symbols and signals associated with the indigenous people of North America. Discover the legends, mythology and meanings in this illustrated Dictionary of Symbols. The Picture Dictionary of symbols provides a complete list the symbols and signs in alphabetical order providing their meaning and interpretation with pictures of the motifs and icons. For additional information refer to Animal Totems.

Native American Picture Dictionary of Symbols
The Native American Picture Dictionary of Symbols provides instant access to interpretations of the meanings of signs relating to birds, animals, people, and mythical monsters and creatures. For additional information refer to Power Animals.

Dictionary of Symbols and their Meanings
The Picture Dictionary of Symbols provides unusual images of signs and icons and links to their meanings. Each of the motifs and icons are detailed for each of the subjects shown on the following Dictionary of Symbols and their interpretations and meanings.

Dictionary of Symbols

ABCPicture Dictionary of Symbols
Meaning of Dictionary of Symbols 
A
Dictionary

                Turtle Symbol


Animal symbols 

Arrow Symbol


Arrow 

Arrowhead Symbol


Arrowhead 

 


Avanyu 
B

Dictionary

  Bear Symbol


Meaning of Bear 

   


Bear Track 

 


Bird Man

 

  Bird Symbol


Bird Dictionary of Symbols

 

Bird Track Symbol 


Bird Track

 

      


Brothers

 

              


Butterfly

 
C

Dictionary

Cactus Symbol   Cactus Symbol


Cactus 

Camp Fire Symbol


Camp Fire 


Circle symbols 


Change 


Chunkey 


Courage - Morning Star symbol 


Coyote 


Cross symbols and Signs 

Cross with Circle Symbol  Solar Cross Symbol


Cross in a Circle 


Crow 
D

Dictionary

Dancer Symbol


Dancer 


Days and Nights 

 


Death 

Deer Track Symbol 


Deer Track 

  


Dragonfly 

Drum Symbol


Meaning of Drum 
E

Dictionary

             Eagle Symbol


Eagle 


Earth 

Enclosure Symbol


Enclosure 


Eye of a Medicine Man 
F

Dictionary


Falcon 

 


Fertility 


Fire 

           


Fox 

   


Family 


Feathered Serpent 


Feathers 


Friendship symbol 

Four Ages of Man Symbol


Four Ages of Man 
G

Dictionary

     Gila Monster


Gila Monster 


Great Serpent 

Great Spirit Symbol


Great Spirit 
H

Dictionary

Hand Symbol


Hand 

Handprint Symbol


Handprint 


Hand Eye 

Rainbow Kokopelli


Harmony 


Hawk 

Heartline Symbol


Heartline 

Homecoming Symbol


Homecoming 

Hoof Print Symbol


Hoof Print 


Hope 
ABCPicture Dictionary of Symbols
Dictionary of Symbols  

Dictionary of Symbols

 

 

Dictionary of Symbols
The Dictionary of Symbols and their meanings are detailed for each of the pictures shown on the list.

Dictionary of Symbols

 

ABC

Pictures of Dictionary of Symbols
Meaning of Dictionary of Symbols 

H

Dictionary


Horned Serpent 

Journey symbol


Horse 

Hummingbird SymbolHummingbird


Hummingbird 
I

Indian Camp Symbol


Indian Camp 
J

Journey symbol


Journey 
K

Kokopelli symbol


Kokopelli 
L

Lake Symbol


Lake 


Life 

Lightening symbol


Lightning 

Hummingbird


Love 
M

Dictionary


Man 

Many Fish Symbol


Many Fish 


Man in the Maze 


Medicine Wheel 

Moon Symbol


Moon 


Morning Star 

Mountain Range Symbol


Mountain Range 

 


Mother 
O


Owl 
P


Panther 

Peace Symbol   


Peace 


Piasa 


Protection 
 


Raccoon 
R


Raven 

Rain Symbol


Rain 


Red Horn 
S


Serpent 

   


Sisters 

   


Snake 

Solar Cross Symbol    Cross with Circle Symbol


Solar Cross 


Spider 


Swastika 


Symbol of Man 

Bear Symbol


Strength 

   Shaman Symbol


Shaman 


Saddlebag 

Scalp Symbols


Scalp 


Spring & Summer 


Square 

Star Symbol


Star 

Sun Symbols


Sun 
T

Temporary Home Symbol


Temporary Home 


Thunderbird 


Trickster 

Turtle Symbol   Turtle Symbol


Turtle 


Twins 
W

Arrow Symbol


War 

Water Symbol


Water 


Warrior 

White Soldiers Symbol


White Soldiers 

Winter Symbol


Winter 

      


Wolf  

       Wolf Tracks Symbol


Wolf Tracks 


Woman 
Y

Yei Symbol


Yei 
Z


Zuni Bear 

ABC

Pictures of Dictionary of Symbols
Meaning of Dictionary of Symbols 

Dictionary of Symbols

 

Dictionary of Symbols

  • Dictionary of Symbol and Signs
  • Meaning, symbolism and interpretation of the Dictionary of the Symbol
  • Interesting facts and info via the Dictionary of Symbol and designs
  • Pictures Dictionary of Symbols
  • Native American Indian Dictionary of Symbols with ideas and designs

 

Pictures and Videos of Native Americans
Discover the vast selection of pictures which relate to the History of Native Americans and illustrate many decorations and tattoos used by American Indians. The pictures show the clothing, tattoos, war paint, weapons and decorations of various Native Indian tribes that can be used as a really useful educational history resource for kids and children of all ages. We have included pictures to accompany the main topic of this section - Dictionary of Symbols. 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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