Cherokee Names: Translation of English Names Into Cherokee. Uses the syllabary, but explains details, too.

Cherokee Names: Translation of English Names Into Cherokee. Uses the syllabary, but explains details, too.

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Cherokee Names: Translation of English Names Into Cherokee

Cherokee Names: Translation of English Names Into Cherokee

Lame Bull 1940, indian, old face, powerful face, intense, strong, emotional, storyteller, indian, Native American, wild, portrait, b/w

Lame Bull 1940, indian, old face, powerful face, intense, strong, emotional, storyteller, indian, Native American, wild, portrait, b/w

You should follow the link and read the tutorial to help yourself use this chart best, but basically, each Cherokee character represents one syllable. So if your name is Mona, you would use the two characters for MO and NA, written left to right, like this: . This doesn't actually mean anything in the Cherokee language, of course--it is just a way of spelling the English name Mona using the Cherokee writing system.

You should follow the link and read the tutorial to help yourself use this chart best, but basically, each Cherokee character represents one syllable. So if your name is Mona, you would use the two characters for MO and NA, written left to right, like this: . This doesn't actually mean anything in the Cherokee language, of course--it is just a way of spelling the English name Mona using the Cherokee writing system.

Correct Name for Asheville--from Wiggins Black Fox, Inoli | Your Grandmother's Cherokee

Correct Name for Asheville--from Wiggins Black Fox, Inoli | Your Grandmother's Cherokee

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