AFRICAN BABY NAMES

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Obasi
M
In honor of the supreme God Ibo, Nigeria
Obataiye
M
King of the world Yoruba, Nigeria
Obayana
M
The king warms himself at the fire Yoruba, Nigeria
Obi
M
Heart Ibo, Nigeria
Obike
M
A strong household Ibo, Nigeria
Odion
M
First born of twins Ibo, Nigeria
Ogbonna
M
The image of his father Ibo, Nigeria
Ojore
M
A man of war Ateso, Uganda
Okechuku
M
A gift of God Ibo, Nigeria
Okello
M
Born after twins Ateso, Uganda
Okpara
M
Fifth-born son Ibo, Nigeria
Oladele
M
We are honored at home Yoruba, Nigeria
Olafemi
M
Honor favors me Yoruba, Nigeria
Olaniyan
M
Surrounded by honor Yoruba, Nigeria
Olubayo
M
Rejoicing Yoruba, Nigeria
Olufemi
M
Wealth and honor favors me Yoruba, Nigeria
Olugbala
M
Savior of the people Yoruba, Nigeria
Olujimi
M
God has given me this Yoruba, Nigeria
Olumide
M
God arrives Yoruba, Nigeria
Olumiji
M
My lord awakens Yoruba, Nigeria
Olushola
M
God has blessed me Yoruba, Nigeria
Oluwa
M
Our lord Yoruba, Nigeria
Oluyemi
M
Fulfillment from God, satisfied Yoruba, Nigeria
Osakwe
M
God agrees Benin, Nigeria
Osayimwese
M
God made me complete Benin, Nigeria
Osei
M
Honorable, noble Fante, Ghana

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