Meaning:Rising sun, sunrise
The Native American name Wehinahpay is gender-neutral and dates back to the pre-16th century. Wehinahpay gives light to the day with its meaning of "rising sun” and “sunrise." The name comes from the Sioux tribe of Native Americans who lived beside Lake Superior in the 16th century, but today have reserves across the Midwest and in certain areas of Canada, making this name a way to pay homage to your heritage. With baby Wehinahpay, you’ll have light and warmth on even the darkest day.
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