Have you been wondering what does the name "Cherokee" mean? The list below shows the origins of Cherokee as well as things modernly associated with the name Cherokee such as celebrities named Cherokee.
"Cherokee" is a name of Native American origin, and it means "People of a different speech. One of the largest American Indian tribes". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.
Most likely from the Cherokee autonym á£áŽ³áŽ© (tsalagi). Derivation from a Choctaw exonym meaning "those who live in caves" (compare chiluk (â€œcaveâ€)) has also been suggested â€” the Iroquois term for the Cherokee was Oyata'ge'ronon (â€œinhabitants of the cave countryâ€) â€” as has derivation from a Creek term for "person(s) who speak(s) a non-Creek language" (see celokketv (â€œto speak a non-creek languageâ€)).
Whatever its origin, the ethnonym entered European languages at an early date, perhaps as early as the 1670s; in Spanish, the people are called the Tchalaquei as early as 1755.
Cherokee was also found in the following language(s): Dutch
Cherokee Parks is a basketball player for the Los Angeles Clippers, Dallas Mavericks, Minnesota Timberwolves, Vancouver Grizzlies, Washington Wizards, San Antonio Spurs, and Golden State Warriors. Cherokee was born on October 11th, 1972 in Huntington Beach, California.
Cherokee Fisher was a baseball player. Cherokee was born in 1844 in Philadelphia. Cherokee is also known as Fisher and William Charles. He breathed his last breath on September 26th, 1912.
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