"he makes rivers"

Hiawatha Origin and Meaning

The name Hiawatha is boy's name of Iroquoi origin meaning "he makes rivers".
Journalist Hiawatha Bray is a singular contemporary bearer of this name of a Native-American leader immortalized in a Longfellow poem.

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Hiawatha in Pop Culture

  • Hiawatha's Bear Hunt1982 children's book from Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Reading series