[ 4 syll. po-ca-hon-tas, poc-ahont-as ] The baby girl name Pocahontas is pronounced as POWKAHHHAANTAHS †. Pocahontas is used chiefly in English and it is derived from Algonquian-Wakashan origins. The meaning of Pocahontas is playful one.
Pocahontas is not often used as a baby girl name. It is not listed within the top 1000.
† Pronunciation for Pocahontas: P as in "pea (P.IY)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; HH as in "he (HH.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)"
A famous person named Pocahontas is Politician Pocahontas, born Mataoaka, Werowocomoco, Virginia.