What does Mohawk mean?
Mohawk \mo-hawk, moha-wk\ as a boys' name is of Native American Indian origin, and the meaning of Mohawk is "people of the flint". The source form is Kanienkehaka. The Mohawk Indians were a tribe of the Iroquois confederacy. Their name has been given to a river and a roadway, the Mohawk Trail. In Algonquin, Mohawk means "cannibal".
Mohawk is an unusual first name for men but a very prominent surname for all people (#72905 out of 150436, Top 48%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Mohawk for boys. Mohawk has not been recorded in the list so far. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)