No. Of Syllables:2
No. Of Letters:8
Origin & Meaning
The meaning of Cheyenne is "people of a different speech".
View the Cheyenne Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Cheyenne has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Cheyenne to other names.
It was the Sioux who named them Cheyenne meaning "people of a different speech", because they did not understand the Algonquian language which they spoke.
Cheyenne is the capital and most populous city in the state of Wyoming.
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Some famous bearers of this name include: Cheyenne Kimball.
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Names Like This
Children are often named after something that appears in nature, a personality trait or their perceived destiny.
Some examples include Ooljee (Navajo name for "moon"), Weayaya (Sioux name for sunset), Ohitekah (Sioux word for brave), Abequa (Cheyenne name for "someone who stays at home"), Lomahongva (Hopi name for "rising beautiful clouds")