Cheyenne

Colors Related to this Name: Green

Qualities Related to this Name: Philosophical, Spiritual

Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #328 in 2013 and #362 in 2014.

Famous People

Cheyenne Jackson (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Cheyenne Kimball (Singer), Cheyenne Haynes (TV Actress)

Meaning

In English

Origin: Borrowing from French Cheyenne, from Dakota Sioux Sahi'yena.

Meaning(s):

-A member of the Cheyenne tribe.

-A western member of the Algonquian branch of the Algic language family. Cheyenne is spoken in Oklahoma and on the Northern Cheyenne Indian Reservation in Montana. There are currently (2005) approximately 1,200 Cheyenne-speakers in Montana and 500 in Oklahoma.

-The capital of the State of Wyoming.

-( female name) of modern American usage

-( male name) of modern American usage.

In French

Origin: From Dakota Sioux Sahi'yena.

Meaning(s):

-(l en Cheyenne) (member of the Cheyenne tribe)