AFRICAN BABY NAMES

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NAME MEANING ORIGIN
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Machupa
M
One who likes to drink Swahili, East Africa
Madu
M
People Ibo, Nigeria
Madzimoyo
M
Water of life Ngoni, Malawi
Malawa
M
Blossoms, flowers Yao, Malawi
Mandala
M
Spectacles Ngoni, Malawi
Masamba
M
Leaves Yao, Malawi
Masud
M
Fortunate Swahili, East Africa
Mawuli
M
There is a God Ewe, Ghana
Mazi
M
Sir Ibo, Nigeria
Mensah
M
Third-born son Ewe, Ghana
Mhina
M
Delightful Swahili, East Africa
Mosi
M
Fifth-born Swahili, East Africa
Munyiga
M
One who bothers other people Mukiga, Uganda
Musa
M
Child Swahili, East Africa
Mwamba
M
Powerful Nyakyusa, Tanzania

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