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Mohawk meaning and name origin

Mohawk \mo-hawk, moha-wk\ as a boy's 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".

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Popularity of Mohawk

Mohawk is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).

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