Shenandoah Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Shenandoah:
Derived from the Algonquian schind-han-do-wi, the literal translation of which has been thought to be "spruce stream," "great plains," or "beautiful daughter of the stars." The name of a river and valley in the Blue Ridge Mountains of northern Virginia, Shenandoah was popularized as a given name by the folk song "Shenandoah."
From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.
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