African Baby Names

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Name Gender Origin Meaning Similiar Names
Aba  female  African  born on Thursday   
Abeni  female  African  Girl prayed for   
Abiba  female  African  child born after grandmother died   
Aissa  female  African  grateful  Izza, Isa, Issa, Asa 
Aitan  male  Hebrew, African  fights of possession   
Arziki  female  African Hausa  prosperity   
Asha  female  Hindu, African  hope, life   
Baako  female  African  first born   
Caimile  female  African  name from a proverb   
Catava  female  African  name from a proverb   
Chata  male  African  an ending   
Chiamaka  male  African  God is splendid   
Chike  male  African  power of god   
Chipo  female  African  gift  Chip 
Dakarai  male  African  happiness   
Ebere  female  African  mercy   
Essien  male  African  sixth-born son   
Faizah  female  African  victorious   
Faraji  male  African  consolation   
Femi  female  African  love me   
Fola  female  African  honour   
Gamba  male  African  warrior   
Habika  female  African  sweetheart   
Halima  female  African  gentle   
Harith  male  North African  cultivator   
Ibeamaka  male  African  the agnates are splendid   
Isoke  female  African  satisfying gift   
Jabari  male  African  brave, fearless   
Jayvyn  male  African  light spirit   
Jelani  male  African  mighty   
Jendayi  female  African  give thanks   
Juma  male  African  born on a Friday   
Kadija  female  African  the prophet's wift  Kadee 
Kambo  female  African  must work for everything   
Kanene  female  African  a little thing in the eye is big   
Kapera  female  African  this child, too, will die   
Karimah  female  African  generous   
Kasinda  female  African  born to a family with twins   
Keisha  female  African  favourite   
Keon  male  African     
Kesia  female  African  Favourite   
Lateefah  female  North African  gentle, pleasant  Latifa, Latiffa, Lateefa 
Limber  female  African  joyfulness   
Mablevi  male  African  do not deceive   
Maizah  female  African  discerning   
Malika  female  African  queen, princess   
Mandisa  female  African  sweet   
Marjani  female  African  coral   
Nabelung  female  African  beautiful one   
Nabulung  male  African  do not receive   
Naeem  male  North African  benevolent   
Nailah  female  African  succeeding   
Narkeasha  female  African  pretty  Nar, Keash, Keasha, Kisha 
Obiajulu  male  African  the heart is consoled   
Pemba  female  African  the force of present existence   
Rashida  female  African  righteous   
Razi  male  African  secret   
Raziya  female  African  agreeable   
Runako  male  African  handsome   
Safiya  female  African  pure   
Saidah  female  African  happy, fortunate   
Salihah  female  African  correct   
Salim  male  African  peace   
Shasmecka  female  African  princess  Shas 
Sibongile  female  African  thanks   
Sitembile  female  African  trust   
Sukutai  female  African  hug   
Sulaiman  male  North African  peaceful   
Tabansi  male  African  one who endures   
Tabari  male  North African  after famous muslim historian   
Takiyah  female  North African  pious, righteous   
Tale  female  African  green   
Tapanga  female  African, Hebrew  sweet, unpredictable  Tata, Pangi 
Tineka Jawana  female  African     
Uba  male  African  wealthy   
Waseme  female  African     
Yobachi  male  African  pray to God   
Zabia  unisex  African  unknown   
Zaid  male  African  increase, growth   
Zalika  female  African  well born   
Zarina  female  African  golden   
Zina  female  African  name   

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