Origin:Native American
Meaning:Daughter; Great leader; To dream
Tenaya is a girl's name of Hindi and Native American roots, meaning "daughter." In the Ahwahneechee language, Tenaya means "to dream," which walks hand in hand with its secondary definition, "great leader." An etymology like this reminds your little one that dreams become a reality through hard work, courage, and holding a clear vision. Regardless of her successes throughout life, with a name like this, baby Tenaya knows that she will always be the apple of her parent's eye.
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