What does Mohawk mean?
Mohawk [mo-hawk] 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".
Associated with: river.
(male) Mahawk, Mayhawk, ..
(female) Mohadi, Mohama, ..
How popular is Mohawk?
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. Demographics)
Shown below is the baby name history of Mohawk for boys. Mohawk has not been recorded in the list so far. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Recommended names are Hawk, Mack▼, Maik, Malak, Mark▼, Mihai, Mihail, Mihaly, Moab, Mochan, Mohajit, Mohamad, Mohamed▲, Mohamet, Mohave, Mojave, Moray and Mosaed. These names tend to be more frequently used than Mohawk.See names in meaning and etymology.