Maquinna
Origin/Usage
Native American
Pronunciation
mah-KEEN-ah
Meaning
Unclear
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Maquinna originates in Native American languages and its meaning is unclear. This was the name of the chief of the Nuuchah-nulth people of Nootka Sound on the Pacific Coast in the 18th century. These people now reside in British Columbia, Canada, and are known as the Mowachaht. As a masculine given name, Maquinna is very rare in the United States these days.

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