Swahili

We’ve compiled a list of baby names in each category to help you choose the perfect name. Click on a name to find the name meaning, popularity, origin, and other helpful information.

Abla

Abla (AH blah) is a girl’s Arabic name meaning: “Woman with a full figure”.

Adhra

Adhra Meaning and Origin The name Adhra is a girl's name meaning "apology" and is of African Swahili origin. Posts with the name Adhra: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names

Amri

Amri Meaning and Origin The name Amri is a boy's name meaning "power and authority" and is of Swahili origin.  Posts with the name Amri: 99 Unique Boy Names That Start With A

Asha

Asha Meaning and Origin Asha is a girl's name of Swahili, Hindi, Sanskrit origin meaning "hope; life".  Posts with the name Asha: Unique Girl Names Starting with A 500 of the Prettiest Girl Names You’ve Ever Heard

Asya

Asya Meaning and Origin The name Asya is a girl's name meaning "born in a time of grief" and is of Swahili origin.  Posts with the name Asya: 60 Goth Baby Names from the Darkside for Girls and Boys 100 Pretty Unique Names for Girls Flying Under the Radar

Fahari

Fahari is a Swahili name meaning: “magnificence”. 

Hadiya

Hadiya Meaning and Origin The name Hadiya is a girl's name meaning "guide" and is of African Swahili origin. Posts with the name Hadiya: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names 500 of the Prettiest Girl Names You’ve Ever Heard

Hasina

Hasina Meaning and Origin Hasina is a girl's name of Swahili African origin, meaning "good".  Posts with the name Hasina: Girl Names That Start With H

Issa

Issa Meaning and Origin Issa is a girl's name of Swahili origin, meaning "the Lord is my salvation".  Posts with the name Issa: 

Jabari

Jabari Meaning and Origin The name Jabari is a boy's name meaning "brave one" and is of African Swahili origin. Current Popularity: #952. Posts with the name Jabari: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names 30 Cool Unusual Undiscovered Boy Names

Jafari

Jafari Meaning and Origin The name Jafari is a boy's name meaning "stream" and is of African Swahili origin. Posts with the name Jafari: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names

Kamari

Kamari Meaning and Origin Kamari is a unisex name of Swahili origin, meaning "moonlight".  Posts with the name Kamari:  Boy Names That Start With K

Kamaria

Kamaria Meaning and Origin Kamaria is a girl's name of Swahili origin, meaning "moonlight".  Posts with the name Kamaria:  Unique Space Names for Girls

Khari

Khari Meaning and Origin Khari is a unisex name of African Swahili origin, meaning "kingly".  Posts with the name Khari:  Boy Names That Start With K

Kheri

Kheri Meaning and Origin Kheri is a unisex name of Swahili origin, meaning "better".  Posts with the name Kheri:  Boy Names That Start With K

Kobe

Kobe Meaning and Origin Kobe is a unisex name of African Swahili origin, meaning "tortoise".  Posts with the name Kobe:  Boy Names That Start With K

Malaia

Malaia Meaning and Origin Malaia is a girl's name meaning "one coming from Malay Archipelago" and is of Swahili origin. Malaia or Malaya is a type of garnet that is pinkish-orange, reddish-orange, or yellowish-orange in color. It is found in east Africa, in the Umba...

Nia

Nia Meaning and Origin The name Nia is a girl's name meaning "purpose mother of Shaka" and is of African Swahili origin. Current Popularity: #494. Posts with the name Nia: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names

Niara

Niara Meaning and Origin Niara is a girl's name of Hindi, Swahili origin meaning "nebula, mist, utmost purpose". Posts with the name Niara: 500 of the Prettiest Girl Names You’ve Ever Heard

Omari

Omari Meaning and Origin The name Omari is a boy's name meaning "God is exalted" and is of African Swahili origin. Current Popularity: #500. Posts with the name Omari: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names

Rashida

Rashida Meaning and Origin Rashida is a girl's name of Swahili African origin meaning "righteous".  Posts with the name Rashida: Girl Names That Start With R

Raziya

Raziya Meaning and Origin The name Raziya is a girl's name meaning "agreeable" and is of African Swahili origin. Simply put, it's beyond beautiful -- and has a certain aura about it that's loving and warm. You may also like: Raisa, Renee, Rosabel Posts with the name...

Saada

Saada Meaning and Origin The name Saada is a girl's name meaning "helpful" and is of African Swahili origin. Posts with the name Saada: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names

Salim

Salim Meaning and Origin The name Salim is a boy's name meaning "safe" and is of African Swahili origin. Posts with the name Salim: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names

Sanora

Sanora (SAENORAH) is a girl’s name of Swahili origin meaning: “kitten”.

Taya

Taya Meaning and Origin Although we aren't exactly sure of its origins, Taya is a sweet girly name that's not overused, plus it's cute but simple at the same time. The name Taya is a girl's name meaning "young, jaw" and is of Japanese, Swahili origin. Taya is a girl’s...

Zahara

Zahara is a Hebrew name meaning: “to shine”. Alternatively the name Zahara also means “flower” in Swahil.

Zahra

Zahra Meaning and Origin Zahra is a girl's name of Persian, Swahili African origin, meaning "beautiful, flower, blossom".  Posts with the name Zahra:  Girl Names That Start With Z

Zakiya

Zakiya Meaning and Origin Zakiya is a girl's name of Swahili African origin, meaning "pure".  Posts with the name Zakiya:  Girl Names That Start With Z

Zuberi

Zuberi Meaning and Origin The name Zuberi is a boy's name meaning "strong" and is of African Swahili origin. Posts with the name Zuberi: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names

Zuri

Zuri Meaning and Origin Zuri is a unisex name meaning "beautiful" and is of Swahili origin. Current Popularity: #236 for a girl. Posts with the name Zuri: 100 Gender Neutral Baby Names

Zuwena

Zuwena Meaning and Origin The name Zuwena is a girl's name meaning "good" and is of African Swahili origin. Posts with the name Zuwena: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names

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