The Cherokees are a Native American tribe with a unique inclination towards a matrilineal society. Their naming traditions include a holy ceremony after a new baby is born. Then, the high priest, who is the eldest woman, chooses a Cherokee name that is closely associated with nature
If you're looking to give your little one a Native-American name, you're in luck. Here are the top names for boys and girls, along with some gender-neutral options. You can also find out the meanings and origins of each name.