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What does Powhatan mean?

Powhatan Pronunciation of Powhatan as a boys' name is of Native American Indian origin, and the meaning of Powhatan is "Powwow hill". Name of the father of Pocahontas, who was once a powerful chieftain in Virginia.

ASSOCIATED WITH Po-, hill (mountain), powerful, chieftain (king)




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How popular is Powhatan?

Powhatan is a rare first name for males and also a rare surname for all people. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Powhatan has yet to be ranked in the list so far. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2015)

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