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Native American Names and Meanings - Starting with N
Check out this list of Native American Names for boys and girls starting with N with their meanings and origins. The collection of Native American Baby names include Apache, Cherokee, Navajo, Sioux, Cheyenne, and Crow baby names for boys and girls.

The naming traditions of Native American Indians varied greatly from tribe to tribe but were generally based on gender, nature, totem animals and descriptions of the appearance or features of a baby. We have a specific list of Native American Names for girls and another list of of Native American Names for boys.

List of Native American Names for Girls starting with N
A name is the very first present that we give to our baby. The following list contains unusual ideas for Native American Names for Girls starting with N together with their meanings and the name of the tribe the name is associated with. This website will be of interest to anyone searching for Native American Names for Girls as it contains facts and interesting information about the culture, history and traditions of different Native American tribes.

Nadie: Wise: Algonquian
Nahimana: Mystic: Sioux
Namid: Star dancing: Chippewa
Nara: From Nara: Native American Origin
Nascha: Owl: Navajo
Nashota: Twin: Native American Origin
Nata: Speaker: Native American Origin
Nijlon: Mistress: Algonquian
Nina: Strong: Native American Origin
Ninovan: Our home: Cheyenne
Nita: Bear: Choctaw
Nittawosew: She is not sterile: Algonquian
Nituna: Daughter: Native American Origin
Nokomis: Grandmother: Chippewa
Nova: Chases butterfly: Hopi
Nukpana: Evil: Hopi
Numees: Sister: Algonquian
Nuna: Land: Native American Origin
Nuttah: My heart: Algonquian

List of Native American Names for Boys starting with N
Naalnish: He works: Navajo
Naalyehe ya sidahi: Trader: Navajo
Nahcomence: Oldbark antelope: Cheyenne
Nahiossi: Has three fingers: Cheyenne
Nakai: Mexican: Navajo
Napayshni: Courageous: Sioux
Nashashuk: Thundering: Sauk
Nashoba: Wolf: Choctaw
Nastas: Curve like foxtail grass: Navajo
Nawat: Left handed: Native American Origin
Nawkaw: Wood: Winnebago
Nayati: He who wrestles: Native American Origin
Nayavu: Clay: Hopi
Neeheeoeewootis: High backed wolf: Cheyenne
Neka: Wild goose: Native American Origin
Nigan: Ahead: Native American Origin
Niichaad: Swollen: Navajo
Nikan: My friend: Potawatomi
Nikiti: Round or smooth: Native American Origin
Nitis: Friend: Native American Origin
Nixkamich: Grandfather: Algonquian
Niyol: Wind: Navajo
Nodin: Wind: Native American Origin
Nokosi: Bear: Seminole
Nootau: Fire: Algonquian
Nosh: Father: Algonquian
Noshi: Father: Algonquian
Notaku: Growling bear: Miwok
Nukpana: Evil: Hopi

The Algonquian languages are spoken by a number of tribes of the Northeast Woodlands and the Great Plains Indians.

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