Native American, Cherokee

Sequoyah Origin and Meaning

The name Sequoyah is both a boy's name and a girl's name of Native American origin meaning "sparrow".
A strong name equally appropriate for girls and boys. For more, see Sequoia, which is the more feminine-feeling spelling.

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Famous People Named Sequoyah

  • Sequoyah was a Native American silversmith who invented the Cherokee alphabetor syllabary, making reading and writing possible for the Cherokee Indians.