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) Mohait, Mohami, .. Middle name pairings:
Mohawk Brooks (M.B.), ..
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)
Mohawk has not been recorded in the list so far. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Similar NamesRecommended 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.