AFRICAN BABY NAMES

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NAME MEANING ORIGIN
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Mama
F
Born on Saturday Fante, Ghana
Mandisa
F
Sweet Xhosa, South Africa
Marjani
F
Coral Swahili, East Africa
Mashavu
F
Cheeks Swahili, East Africa
Mashika
F
Born during a rainy season Swahili, East Africa
Mawiyah
F
The essence of life Arabic, North Africa
Mawusi
F
In the hands of God Ewe, Ghana
Mesi
F
Water Yao, Malawi
Monifa
F
I am lucky Yoruba, Nigeria
Morowa
F
Queen Akan, Ghana
Mosi
F
First born Swahili, East Africa
Mudiwa
F
Beloved, dearest Shona, Zimbabwe
Muminah
F
Pious woman Arabic, North Africa
Munirah
F
Enlightened woman Arabic, North Africa
Mwanawa
F
First born Zaramo, Tanzania

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