How do you pronounce Connor's native name and what does it mean?

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3 years ago#1
Also, I don't even remember what it was, but all of the main character's have had meaningful names. Connor means "lover of wolves". What does his other name mean?
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3 years ago#2
His Native American name is Ratonhnhaké:ton, pronounced "Ra-doon-ha-gay-doon" (according to GI). Connor's British name means "lover of hounds", while Ratonhnhaké:ton means "his spirit lives" or "life scratcher" in Mohawk.

And yes, he is the only ancestor not linked to flying or birds. Altair means "the flying one", while Ezio means "eagle"...
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3 years ago#3
^Awww....well, I guess they had to break the pattern sometime.

If I'm not mistaken, Aveline from Liberation has a bird-themed name. I have little knowledge of French, but I know "ave" in Spanish is "bird" so I figure...
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3 years ago#4
I think "ave" is "fly". I'm from Ontario (close to Quebec, which is French speaking) so I had to take some French as a kid, and I remember some stuff. This is also why the plane industry is called "aviation"...
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