Willma Mankiller, Cherokee---Notice the content of the quotation. We would rather be called by the name of our ancestors...Cherokee, Navajo, Lokota, Apache, Arapaho...Native American and Indian are what others conjured up for us. But if you must, call us Indians.

Willma Mankiller, Cherokee---Notice the content of the quotation. We would rather be called by the name of our ancestors...Cherokee, Navajo, Lokota, Apache, Arapaho...Native American and Indian are what others conjured up for us. But if you must, call us Indians.

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10 Important Facts About the Cherokee Tribe "Aniyunwiya," which means "the principal people," their native tongue IS KNOWN as "Tsalagi."

10 Important Facts About the Cherokee Tribe "Aniyunwiya," which means "the principal people," their native tongue IS KNOWN as "Tsalagi."

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Nancy Ward. Cherokee name: Nanye-hi "One who goes about." Born 1738 in Chota which was the capital of the Cherokee Nation. She was a brave or chief of the Delawares. In a battle against the Creeks her husband was killed. She took up his rifle and led the Cherokee to victory. She was 18 at the time and given the title "Ghi-Ga-U". Beloved Woman.

Nancy Ward. Cherokee name: Nanye-hi "One who goes about." Born 1738 in Chota which was the capital of the Cherokee Nation. She was a brave or chief of the Delawares. In a battle against the Creeks her husband was killed. She took up his rifle and led the Cherokee to victory. She was 18 at the time and given the title "Ghi-Ga-U". Beloved Woman.

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Cherokee Native Americans Culture | out some traditional cherokee names a list of native american cherokee ...

Cherokee Native Americans Culture | out some traditional cherokee names a list of native american cherokee ...

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Trail Of Tears Cherokee Names | ... out, Only the Names Remain: The Cherokees and the Trail of Tears

Trail Of Tears Cherokee Names | ... out, Only the Names Remain: The Cherokees and the Trail of Tears

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According to historic sources, Leoti (also spelt Leotie) originated from the Indigenous Tribes of the Cherokee

According to historic sources, Leoti (also spelt Leotie) originated from the Indigenous Tribes of the Cherokee

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