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The baby boy name Seneca is of Native American origin. Seneca meaning, Seneca popularity, Seneca hieroglyphics, Seneca numerology, and other interesting facts.

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.

In the U.S. in 2012, it ranked 7405 in popular baby names for boys with 11 occurrences.  It ranked 4780 in popular baby names for girls with 30 occurrences. 

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


Would you like to fingerspell the name Seneca in American Sign Language?
Then just follow the diagram below.

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.

Looking for something more mystical? Visit the Seneca Numerology page.

Seneca Numerology
Seneca in Hieroglyhics
Seneca in Nautical Flags
Naming a child in the Native American culture is a sacred event only to be performed by the wisest in the group, the elders. Because of the level of ritual that it is given, Native American names are considered especially significant and powerful.

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")

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