Navajo Submitted Surnames

Navajo names are used by the Navajo people of the southwestern United States.
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Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
BITSUIE     Navajo
From bitsóí meaning "his grandchild", a commonly adopted surname when the BIA required Native Americans to take surnames for the purpose of official records.
BYLILLY     Navajo
Derived from Navajo ‎"for him" and álílee "magic power".
CLY     Navajo
From Navajo tłʼaaí meaning ‎"lefty, left-handed one", from the verb nishtłʼa ‎"to be left-handed".
HATATHLI     Navajo
From Navajo hataałii meaning ‎"medicine man, shaman", literally "singer" (from the verb hataał ‎"he sings, he is chanting").
YAZZIE     Native American, Navajo
Derived from the Navajo word yázhí meaning "little".