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Seneca Meaning


What does Seneca mean?

The name Seneca is of Native American origin.

The meaning of Seneca is "red paint, tribe name".

Seneca is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 6 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Se-ne-ca.

The Given Name Seneca

Seneca is good for parents who want a name that is unique and chic.

A name fit for a child full of brilliance and distinction, a little seeker.

Although unique, your little daring Seneca, is sure to make it a memorable one.

Seneca Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 3,737 in baby name popularity for boys with 29 occurrences. It ranked 4,397 in baby name popularity for girls with 33 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 5,241 in baby name popularity for boys with 18 occurrences. It ranked 4,466 in baby name popularity for girls with 32 occurrences.

View the Seneca Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Seneca has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Seneca to other names.

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    Seneca Numerology

    What will your new littleSeneca be like?

    It may all be in the numbers.

    The numbers that make up your child's name.

    Numerology may give you some insight.

    Children named Seneca are often adaptable and methodical but most of all they are read more >>

    Seneca Name Fun

    Would you like to fingerspell the name Seneca in American Sign Language?

    Then just follow the diagram below.

    Be creative with the name Seneca.

    Just for fun, see the name Seneca in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

    Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Seneca in Nautical Flags page.