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Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. WIN-nə-too  [key]

Meaning & History

Winnetou is a fictional Apache chief in several works of the German novelist Karl May. According to an apocryphal story the name means "burning water". The name is probably made up by Karl May.

The name Winnetou is permitted as a given name in Germany.
Added 6/23/2014 by elbowin