List of names

List of names , where usage is African

  • By Letter : A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
  • By Gender : Masculine Feminine Unisex
  • By Usage :
ABEBA f Eastern African , Amharic
Means "flower" in Amharic.
ABENA f Western African , Akan
Means "born on Tuesday" in Akan.
ABENI f Western African , Yoruba
Means "we asked for her, and behold, we got her" in Yoruba.
ABERASH f Eastern African , Amharic
Means "giving off light, shining" in Amharic.
ABIDEMI m Western African , Yoruba
Means "born during father's absence" in Yoruba.
ABIMBOLA m & f Western African , Yoruba
Means "born wealthy" in Yoruba.
ABIODUN m & f Western African , Yoruba
Means "born on a festival" in Yoruba.
ABIOYE m Western African , Yoruba
Means "born into royalty" in Yoruba.
ABOUBACAR m Western African , Wolof , Serer , Fula
Form of ABU BAKR used in western Africa.
ABUBAKAR m Western African , Hausa , Fula
Form of ABU BAKR used in Nigeria.
ACHIENG f Eastern African , Luo
Feminine form of OCHIENG.
ADAEZE f Western African , Igbo
Means "king's daughter" in Igbo.
ADANNA f Western African , Igbo
Means "father's daughter" in Igbo.
ADANNAYA f Western African , Igbo
Means "her father's daughter" in Igbo.
ADE m & f Western African , Yoruba
Means "crown" in Yoruba, also a short form of other Yoruba names beginning with this element.
ADEBAYO m Western African , Yoruba
Means "the crown meets joy" in Yoruba.
ADEBOLA m & f Western African , Yoruba
Means "the crown has met wealth" in Yoruba.
ADEBOWALE m & f Western African , Yoruba
Means "the crown has come home" in Yoruba.
ADEDAYO m & f Western African , Yoruba
Means "the crown becomes joy" in Yoruba.
ADEGOKE m Western African , Yoruba
Means "the crown has been exalted" in Yoruba.
ADETOKUNBO m & f Western African , Yoruba
Means "the crown came from over the sea" in Yoruba.
ADHIAMBO f Eastern African , Luo
Feminine form of ODHIAMBO.
ADISA m Western African , Yoruba
Means "one who is clear" in Yoruba.
ADJOA f Western African , Akan
Variant of ADWOA.
ADWOA f Western African , Akan
Means "born on Monday" in Akan.