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Meaning and name origin
Cheyenne \che-yenne, cheye(n)-ne\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Cheyenne), is pronounced shy-ENN. It is of Native American Indian origin, and the meaning of Cheyenne is "unintelligible speakers". From the French name "shaiyena". Name of a Native American tribe. The Cheyennes were famous for their courage in battle, and the capital city of Wyoming is named after the tribe.
There is 1 masculine form of Cheyenne: Shayan.
Cheyenne is a very popular first name for females (#1778 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Cheyenne for girls (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Cheyenne and its variant forms. Variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Cheyanne, Cheyenne, Shyann and Shyanne. (2014 statistics).
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