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Aba

Aba Name Meaning & MoreGender: GirlMeaning: Born on ThursdayOrigin: AfricanCurrent Popularity: Not in the U.S. top 1,000 namesMore about the name Aba: The name Aba is a girl’s name meaning “born on Thursday” and is of African Ghanaian origin.Posts with the name Aba: Rare and Exotic African Baby NamesWhat do you think of the name Aba? Let us...

Abla

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

Adanne

Adanne Meaning and Origin The name Adanne is a girl's name meaning "resembling the mother, mother's child" and is of African origin. The name Adanne is currently not in the US top 1,000 names. Lists with the name Adanne: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names

Addae

Addae Meaning and Origin The name Addae is a boy's name meaning "morning sun" and is of African origin. The name Addae is currently not in the US top 1,000 names. Lists with the name Addae: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names

Adhra

Adhra Meaning and Origin The name Adhra is a girl's name meaning "apology" and is of African Swahili origin. The name Adhra is currently not in the US top 1,000 names. Lists with the name Adhra: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names

Adio

Adio Name Meaning & MoreGender: BoyMeaning: Be righteousOrigin: AfricanCurrent Popularity: Not in the US top 1,000 namesMore about the name Adio: The name Adio is a boy’s name meaning “be righteous” and is of African Nigerian origin.Posts with the name Adio: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names 50 Unique Boy Names That Start with AWhat do you...

Adwin

Adwin Name Meaning & MoreGender: BoyMeaning: Artist, intellectualOrigin: AfricanCurrent Popularity: Not in the US top 1,000 namesMore about the name Adwin: The name Adwin is a boy’s name meaning “artist, intellectual” and is of African origin.Posts with the name Adwin: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names 50 Unique Boy Names That Start with...

Afryea

Afryea Meaning and Origin The name Afryea is a girl's name meaning "born during happy times" and is of African Ghanaian origin. The name Afryea is currently not in the US top 1,000 names. Lists with the name Afryea: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names

Ayize

Ayize Meaning and Origin The name Ayize is a boy's name meaning "let it happen" and is of African Zulu origin. The name Ayize is currently not in the US top 1,000 names. Lists with the name Ayize: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names

Bandele

Bandele Name Meaning & MoreGender: GirlMeaning: Follow me homeOrigin: AfricanCurrent Popularity: Not in the U.S. top 1,000 namesMore about the name Bandele: The name Bandele is a girl’s name meaning “follow me home” and is of African origin. Posts with the name Bandele: Rare and Exotic African Baby NamesWhat do you think of the name Bandele?...

Dakarai

Dakarai Meaning and Origin The name Dakarai is a boy's name meaning "happiness" and is of African Egyptian origin. The name Dakarai is currently not in the US top 1,000 names. Lists with the name Dakarai: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names

Dalmar

Dalmar Meaning and Origin The name Dalmar is a boy's name meaning "versatile, adaptable; many-sided" and is of African Somalian origin. The name Dalmar is currently not in the US top 1,000 names. Lists with the name Dalmar: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names

Desta

Desta Meaning and Origin The name Desta is a girl's name meaning "joy, happiness" and is of African origin. The name Desta is currently not in the US top 1,000 names. Lists with the name Desta: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names

Efia

Efia Name Meaning & MoreGender: GirlMeaning: Born on FridayOrigin: AfricanCurrent Popularity: Not in the US top 1,000 namesMore about the name Efia: The name Efia is a girl’s name meaning “born on Friday” and is of African Ghanaian origin.Posts with the name Efia: Rare and Exotic African Baby NamesWhat do you think of the name Efia? Let us...

Fahari

Fahari is a Swahili name meaning: “magnificence”. 

Femi

Femi Name Meaning & MoreGender: GirlMeaning: Love meOrigin: AfricanCurrent Popularity: Not in the US top 1,000 namesMore about the name Femi: The name Femi is a girl’s name meaning "love me" and is of African Nigerian origin.Posts with the name Femi: 50 Exotic & Unique Names for Your Baby GirlWhat do you think of the name Femi? Let us...

Ghedi

Ghedi Meaning and Origin The name Ghedi is a boy's name meaning "sojourner; traveler" and is of African Somalian origin. The name Ghedi is currently not in the US top 1,000 names. Lists with the name Ghedi: 

Hadiya

Hadiya Meaning and Origin The name Hadiya is a girl's name meaning "guide" and is of African Swahili origin. The name Hadiya is currently not in the US top 1,000 names. Lists with the name Hadiya: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names

Ibrahim

Ibrahim Meaning and Origin The name Ibrahim is a boy's name meaning "father of multitude" and is of African Nigeria origin. The name Ibrahim was #381 in popularity in 2019. Lists with the name Ibrahim: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names

Jabari

Jabari Meaning and Origin The name Jabari is a boy's name meaning "brave one" and is of African Swahili origin. The name Jabari was #897 in popularity in 2019. Lists with the name Jabari: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names

Jafari

Jafari Meaning and Origin The name Jafari is a boy's name meaning "stream" and is of African Swahili origin. The name Jafari is currently not in the US top 1,000 names. Lists with the name Jafari: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names

Jendayi

Jendayi Name Meaning & MoreGender: GirlMeaning: Give thanksOrigin: AfricanCurrent Popularity: Not in the US top 1,000 namesMore about the name Jendayi: The name Jendayi is a girl’s name meaning “give thanks” and is of African Zimbabwean origin. Posts with the name Jendayi: Rare and Exotic African Baby NamesWhat do you think of the name...

Kacela

Kacela Meaning and Origin The name Kacela is a girl's name meaning "a great huntress" and is of African origin. The name Kacela is currently not in the US top 1,000 names. Lists with the name Kacela: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names

Kenaya

Kenaya Meaning and Origin The name Kenaya is a girl's name meaning "glory to God" and is of African origin. The name Kenaya is currently not in the US top 1,000 names. Lists with the name Kenaya: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names

Lekan

Lekan Meaning and Origin The name Lekan is a boy's name meaning "my wealth is increased" and is of African Yoruba origin. The name Lekan is currently not in the US top 1,000 names. Lists with the name Lekan: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names

Lesedi

Lesedi Meaning and Origin The name Lesedi is a girl's name meaning "light" and is of Southern Africa origin. The name Lesedi is currently not in the US top 1,000 names. Lesedi has its magical charm and is perfect for parents with spunky personalities. And, the nickname "Edie" is ultra adorable. Lists with the name Lesedi: Rare Magical and...

Makeda

Makeda Meaning and Origin The name Makeda is a girl's name meaning "greatness" and is of African origin. The name Makeda is currently not in the US top 1,000 names. Lists with the name Makeda: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names

Mazi

Mazi Name Meaning & MoreGender: UnisexMeaning: SirOrigin: AfricanCurrent Popularity: Not in the US top 1,000 namesMore about the name Mazi: The name Mazi is a unisex name meaning “sir” and is of African Nigerian origin.Posts with the name Mazi: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names 60 Short Unique Girl NamesWhat do you think of the name Mazi?...

Neo

Neo Name Meaning & MoreGender: BoyMeaning: New; giftOrigin: Greek and African Current Popularity: Not in the US top 1,000 namesMore about the name Neo: Neo is a boy’s name of Greek and African origin, meaning: “new; gift.”  Modern coinage from Greek neos ‘new’. The name may also be African in origin from a Tswana word meaning ‘gift’.Posts...

Nia

Nia Meaning and Origin The name Nia is a girl's name meaning "purpose mother of Shaka" and is of African Swahili origin. The name Nia was #498 in popularity in 2019. Lists with the name Nia: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names

Nyala

Nyala Meaning and Origin The name Nyala is a girl's name meaning "mountain goat" and is of African origin. The name Nyala is currently not in the US top 1,000 names. Lists with the name Nyala: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names

Okello

Okello Meaning and Origin The name Okello is a boy's name meaning "born after twins" and is of African origin. The name Okello is currently not in the US top 1,000 names. Lists with the name Okello: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names

Omari

Omari Meaning and Origin The name Omari is a boy's name meaning "God is exalted" and is of African Swahili origin. The name Omari was #478 in popularity in 2019. Lists with the name Omari: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names

Omorose

Omorose Meaning and Origin The name Omorose is a girl's name meaning "beautiful child" and is of African Nigerian origin. The name Omorose is currently not in the US top 1,000 names. Lists with the name Omorose: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names

Othieno

Othieno Meaning and Origin The name Othieno is a boy's name meaning "born at night" and is of African Luo origin. The name Othieno is currently not in the US top 1,000 names. Lists with the name Othieno: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names

Raziya

Raziya Meaning and Origin The name Raziya is a girl's name meaning "agreeable" and is of African Swahili origin. The name Raziya is currently not in the US top 1,000 names. Lists with the name Raziya: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names

Rudo

Rudo Meaning and Origin The name Rudo is a boy's name meaning "love" and is of African Zimbabwean origin. The name Rudo is currently not in the US top 1,000 names. Lists with the name Rudo: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names

Saada

Saada Meaning and Origin The name Saada is a girl's name meaning "helpful" and is of African Swahili origin. The name Saada is currently not in the US top 1,000 names. Lists 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. The name Salim is currently not in the US top 1,000 names. Lists with the name Salim: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names

Sanora

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

Talib

Talib Meaning and Origin The name Talib is a boy's name meaning "seeker of knowledge" and is of Arabic African origin. The name Talib is currently not in the US top 1,000 names. Lists with the name Talib: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names

Teleza

Teleza Meaning and Origin The name Teleza is a girl's name meaning "slippery" and is of African origin. The name Teleza is currently not in the US top 1,000 names. Lists with the name Teleza: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names

Waris

Waris Meaning and Origin The name Waris is a girl's name meaning "desert flower" and is of African Somalian origin. The name Waris is currently not in the US top 1,000 names. Lists with the name Waris: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names

Zahara

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

Zaire

Zaire Name Meaning & MoreGender: UnisexMeaning: Place nameOrigin: AfricanCurrent Popularity: #522 for a boyMore about the name Zaire: Zaire is a unisex place name of African origin.Posts with the name Zaire: 100 Gender Neutral Baby NamesWhat do you think of the name Zaire? Let us know in the comments below.

Zesiro

Zesiro Meaning and Origin The name Zesiro is a boy's name meaning "firstborn of twins" and is of African origin. The name Zesiro is currently not in the US top 1,000 names. Lists with the name Zesiro: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names

Zola

Zola (ZOH-LUH) is a girl’s name of African origin meaning: “tranquil”.

Zuberi

Zuberi Meaning and Origin The name Zuberi is a boy's name meaning "strong" and is of African Swahili origin. The name Zuberi is currently not in the US top 1,000 names. Lists with the name Zuberi: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names

Zula

Zula Name Meaning & MoreGender: GirlMeaning: Tribal nameOrigin: English, AfricanCurrent Popularity: Not in the US top 1,000 namesMore about the name Zula: Zula is a girl’s name tribal name and is of English and African origin. Modern coinage from derived from the South African tribal name Zulus. The Zulus were a powerful warrior tribe in the...

Zuwena

Zuwena Meaning and Origin The name Zuwena is a girl's name meaning "good" and is of African Swahili origin. The name Zuwena is currently not in the US top 1,000 names. Lists with the name Zuwena: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names

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