Native American Sasquatch Names
List provided by Kyle Mizokami, Henry Franzoni, Jeff Glickman
NAME
TRIBE
TRANSLATION
Yi' dyi'tay
Nehalem/Tillamook Indian
"Wild Man"
Sasahevas
Halkomelem Language
Salish Indian
"Sasquatch"
"Wild Man of the Woods"
Xi'lgo
Nehalem/Tillamook Indian
"Wild Woman"
Sc'wen'ey'ti
Spokane Indian
"Tall Burnt Hair"
Skanicum
Colville Indians
"Stick Indians"
Choanito
Wenatchee Indian
"Night People"
Ste ye mah
Yakama Indian
"Spirit hidden by woods"
Seatco
Yakama/Klickitat/Puyallup
"Stick Indian"
Seat ka
Yakama Indian
Not Available
See'atco
Coast Salish Indian
"One who runs and hides"
Tsiatko
Puyallup/Nisqually Indian
"Wild Indians"
Steta'l
Puyallup/Nisqually Indian
"Spirt Spear"
Seeahtkch
Clallam Indian
Not Available
Qui yihahs
Yakama/Klickitat Indian
"The Five Brothers"
Skookum
Chinook Indian
"Evil God of the Woods"
At'at'ahila
Chinookan Indian
Not Available
Omah
Yurok Indian
Not Available
Oh Mah
Hoopa Indian
"Boss of the Woods"
Bukwas
Kwakwaka'wakw Indian
"Wildman of the Woods"
Tsonaqua
Kwakwaka'wakw Indian
"Wild Woman of the
Woods"
Tah tah kle' ah
Yakama/Shasta Indian
"Owl Woman Monster"
Sne nah
Okanogan Indian
"Owl Woman"
Rugaru
Turtle Mt Ojibway
Not Available
Qah lin me
Yakama/Klickitat Indian
Not Available
Windago
Eastern Athabascan Indian
"Wicked Cannibal"
Wetiko
Cree Indian
Not Available
Chiye tanka
Lakota (West)/Sioux Indian
"Big Elder Brother"
Chiha tanka
Dakota (East)/Sioux Indian
"Big Elder Brother"
Matlose
Nootka Indian
Not Available
Neginla eh
Alutiiq/Yukon Indian
"Wood Man"
Nantiinaq
Kenai Peninsula Indian
Not Available
Nant'ina
Dena'ina Indian
Not Available
Urayuli
SW Alaskan Eskimo
Not Available
Get'qun
Lake Lliamna Indian
Not Available
Kushtaka
Tlingit Indian
"Otter Man"
A hoo la huk
Yup'ik Indian
Not Available
Gilyuk
Nelchina Plateau Indian
"Big Man with little hat"
lariyin
Hare Indian
"Bushman"
So'yoko
Hopi Indian
Not Available
Ot ne yar heh
Iroquois Indian
"Stonish Giant"
Ge no sqwa
Iroquois/Seneca Indian
"Stone Giants"
Ge no'sgwa
Seneca Indian
"Stone Coats"
Miitiipi
Kawaiisu Indian
"Bad luck or disaster"
Yahyahaas
Yahyahaas
Not Available
Tso apittse
Shoshone Indian
"Cannibal Giant"
Toylona
Taos Indian
"Big Person"
Atahsaia
Zuni Indian
"The Cannibal Demon"
Boqs
Bella Coola Indian
"Bush Man"
Goo tee khl
Chilkat Indian
Not Available
Loo poo oi'yes
Miwuk Indian
Not Available
Kala'litabiqw
Skagit Valley Indian
Not Available
Madukarahat
Karok Indian
"Giant"
Nun Yunu Wi
Cherokee Indian
"The Stone Man"
Kecleh-Kudleh
Cherokee Indian
"Hairy Savage"
Esti Capcaki
Seminole Indian
"Tall Man"
Mesingw  
Lenni Lenape Indian
"The Mask Being"
Misinghalikun
Lenni Lenape Indian
"Living Solid Face"
Wsinkhoalican  
Lenni Lenape Indian
"The Game Keeper"
Saskets
Salishan/Sahaptin Indian
"The Giant"
Not Available
Coeur d'Alene/Spokane Indian
"The Tree Men"
Not Available
Oglala Lakota Sioux Indian
"The Big Man"
Yayaya-ash
Klamath Indian
"The Frightener"
Manabai'wok
Menomini Indian
"The Giants"
Nu'numic
Owens Valley Paiute
"The Giant"
Tse'nahaha
Mono Lake Paiute
"Giant"
Gogit
Haida Indians
"Not Available"
Tsadjatko
Quinault Indians
"Giants"
Hecaitomixw
Quinault Indians
"Dangerous Being"
Skukum
Quinault Indians
"Devil of the Forest"
Not Available
Twana Indians
"Stick Indians"
Slalakums
Upper Stalo Indians
"The Unknown"
Na'in
Gwich'in Indians
"Brushman"
El-Ish-kas  
Makah Indians
"Not Available"
Not Available
Tshimshian Indians
"Cannibal"
Iktomi
Plains Indians
"The Trickster "
Yé'iitsoh
Navajo Indians
"Big God "