Ronkwe culture

Moieties and clans of the Ronkwe.

valley

Onödowága’
(Seneca)

  • Hatinyáhteh (Turtle)
  • Hotitsoníka (Bear)
  • Honóthayonih (Wolf)
  • Hotínehsiyo (Snipe)
  • Hotíkekeka (Beaver)
  • Hotíswekaiyo (Hawk)
  • Hotínyokwiyo (Deer) the conquered and adopted ? Hurons
  • Honotáeoka (Heron)

Gayogohó:no’
(Cayuga)

  • Kanyáhte (Turtle)
  • Ohnyákwai (Bear)
  • Othahyóni (Wolf)
  • Towístawi (Snipe)
  • Nyakanyákoh (Beaver)
  • Tewenhéka (Ball)
  • Hotiswekáiyo (Hawk)
  • Tewáhohtes (Deer)
  • Kóte (Eel)
  • Skayatíka (Heron)

Onundagaono
(Onondaga)

  • Hatíenyáhte (Turtle)
  • Honáhkwái (Bear)
  • Honatháhyóni (Wolf)
  • Tahwístawis (Snipe)
  • Hatíétaks (Beaver)
  • Tewenhéka (Ball)
  • Hotiswékáiyo (Hawk)
  • Skenetóhéno (Deer)
  • Akotená (Eel)

Onyota’a:ka
(Oneida)

  • Latinyáhte (Turtle)
  • Lotisklewáke (Bear)
  • Lotikwáho (Wolf)

Kanien’kehá:ka
(Mohawk)

  • Ratinyáhte (Turtle)
  • Rotishkeréwake (Bear)
  • Rotikwáho (Wolf)
  • Rotinehsíyo (Snipe) *
  • Tsyaníto (Beaver) *
  • Ahténo (Ball) *
  • Rotihswakaríyo (Hawk) *
  • Rotihskenóto (Deer) *
  • Rotinyáhto (Eel) *

* Refers to clan names that were not originally Mohawk.

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