Some typical Cherokee names for girls are Adsila and Ama, meaning blossom and water, respectively. Sequoyah and Kanuna are used as boy's names, and the first means sparrow, while the other, bullfrog. More » Education

Common Cherokee Indian names include Dustu which means "spring frog" and Oconostota which means "warrior of Chota." Other popular Cherokee Indian names include Degataga which means "standing together" and Gawonii which m... More » History Modern History US History

Some common surnames of Cherokee Indians are Eagle, Tuckahoe, Wickett, Wilenawa and Oconostota, which belong to the Ahnigatogewi, or the Wild Potato Clan. Other surnames include Bentleg, Beaver, Goodpaster, Cornsilk and ... More » Education
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Some Cherokee names for girls and their meanings are as follows; Adsila - blossom, Ama - water, Sequoia - redwood, Immookalee - waterfall, Usdi - baby, Awinita - fawn, Leotie - flower of the prairie, Hialeah - beautiful ... More » World View Social Sciences Cultures & Traditions

Some popular Cherokee names for horses include Adsila (female; meaning "blossom"), Galilahi (female; meaning "attractive") and Adahy (male; meaning "lives in the woods"). Other Cherokee names that may denote a horse's co... More » Pets & Animals Mammals Barnyard Mammals

According to a 1904 newspaper article cited on, some common Cherokee family names are Beanstalk, Bearpaw, Dirteater, Fox, Fivekiller, Deer-in-the-water, Featherhead, Fence, Falling and more. Other... More » Education

Examples of Native American horse names derived from the names of Native American tribes and individuals include Apache, Cochise, Comanche, Dakota and Cherokee. Horse names derived from Native American words include Tasu... More » Education