Choctaw Submitted Names

Choctaw names are used by the Choctaw people of Oklahoma and Mississippi.
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Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
Chula f Chickasaw, Choctaw
Means "fox" in Choctaw and Chickasaw. It is uncertain whether this is a traditional Choctaw (or Chickasaw) name.
Coahoma f Choctaw
From the Choctaw kowi meaning "puma" and homma meaning "red".
Fala f Choctaw
From Choctaw fala meaning "a crow".
Minco m Choctaw
Means "Chief" in Choctaw. Alternative form could be Micco in Seminole.
Nashoba m Choctaw
Means "wolf" in Choctaw.
Pushmataha m Choctaw
Meaning uncertain, though scholars agree that it suggests connotations of "ending"; possible meanings include "the warrior's seat is finished", "he has won all the honors of his race", and, from Apushamatahahubi, "a messenger of death" (literally "one whose rifle, tomahawk, or bow is alike fatal in war or hunting")... [more]