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Tribe Names

(See: Clan Names)

14 Tribe names and what they mean, for tribe for baby girls, listing 1-14. Here is the list of Clan names for boys.

Cheyenne .. Name of a Native American tribe .. The Cheyennes were famous for their courage in battle, and the capital city of Wyoming is named after the tribe.
[Chayan, Chayanne, Cheyanna, Cheyanne, Chiana, .. 6 more]

Cree .. Name of a tribe in Canada, which derives via French from the Cree word "kiristino" ..

Daina .. Name of one of the twelve tribes of Israel.

Gypsy .. The tribe of Romany was called "gypsy" because they were thought to have originated in Egypt ..
[Gipsee, Gipsey, Gipsy]

Jocelyn .. (Old German) "A member of the German tribe, the Gauts." From an Old French masculine name brought to Britain by the Normans in the form Joscelin, which was from Gautzelin, a pet name for a member of a Germanic tribe, the Gauts, who may have been the same as the Goths ..
[Jasolin, Jocelin, Jocelina, Jocelinda, Joceline, .. 39 more]

Kalina .. Also an Australian aboriginal name that originated with the Wemba Wemba tribe of Northwestern Victoria with the meaning "to love" ..
[Kaleen, Kaleena, Kalena, Kalene]

Paris .. The city was named after the Gallic tribe that founded it, the Parisii ..
[Parisa, Parissa, Parris, Parrish]

Sabina .. The Sabines were a tribe living in central Italy during the time when Romulus and Remus established the city of Rome ..
[Bina, Byna, Sabine, Sabinna, Sabiny, .. 6 more]

Seneca .. The Seneca tribe of Iroquois lived in the Finger Lakes area of Western New York state ..
[Senecca, Seneka, Senneca]

Shawnee .. Name of the tribe that came from the eastern American forests and migrated westward ..
[Shawney, Shawnie]

Shoshone .. Name of the tribe also known as the Snake Indians, native to eastern Nevada, southern Idaho, and western Idaho.

Vanda .. Variant of Wanda (Slavic) "the tribe of the Vandals" ..
[Vahnda, Vannda, Vohnda, Vonda]

Wanda .. (Slavic) "The tribe of the Vandals." The Vandals (or Wendlas) were an ancient Slavonic tribe whose destructive behavior led to the modern term "vandalism" ..
[Vanda, Wahnda, Wandah, Wandie, Wandis, .. 10 more]

Zuni .. The Zuni tribe lives in New Mexico and are known for their beautiful pottery, weaving, and basketmaking.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Tribe names: Cheyenne, Jocelyn, Paris, Sabina, Shawnee, Wanda

Cheyenne, Daina, Jocelyn, Paris, Sabina, Shawnee, Vanda and Wanda are commonly used names, while Cree, Gypsy, Kalina, Seneca, Shoshone and Zuni are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)


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