African last names or surnames have deeper meanings than many think. This is why you hardly see an African man bearing a Western name as his last name. Names are of huge significance in the continent and that is why some cultures go as far as having naming ceremonies where families officially name their children in the presence of other people.
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African Background. The birthplace of humanity. African names represent ancestral meanings from the first tribes on the planet to modern day societies. Being the largest continent on the planet and encompassing a large variety of cultures and people, there is rich diversity in parenting traditions.
Long Baby Boy Names. Demetrius: This Greek name means “follower of Demeter,” who was the Greek goddess of corn and the harvest. 12. Dominic: This Latin name means “lord” and has a couple of other spellings: Dominik and Dominick. 13. Donovan: A Gaelic name, this name means “dark” and also “brown-haired chieftain.” 14.
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Name is the label to distinguish one from the other. When we are at home we are called by our names. In school, college and at work place our name is our identity. People will recognize you by the label you are given by your parents no matter where you move around the globe. Talking about African names, we can have some most funny examples.
One or two special names rose to the top. Selecting our children’s names was a total blast. I feel the key was having a long list of baby names to begin with. So, here it is, a long list of African boys names for your consideration. Enjoy.
150 Unique and Most Common African Last Names (Surnames) Names such as Mwanajuma “Friday”, Esi “Sunday”, Khamisi “Thursday”, and Wekesa “harvest time” refer to the time or day when the child was born. Other names reflect the birth order of the newborn, for example Mosi “first born”, Kunto “third born”, Nsonowa “seventh born”,
African Names. Means “joy” in Yoruba, or a short form of names containing that element. Means “joy has come home” in Yoruba. Means “joy has filled the home” in Yoruba. Means “my joy has arrived” in Yoruba. Means “joy has returned” in Yoruba. Means “the past is your strength” or “your back is …
Uvuvwevwevwe is the first name of a man identifying himself as Uvuvwevwevwe Onyetenyevwe Ugwemuhwem Osas in an African sketch comedy video. Online, the video has often been referred to as “The Hardest Name In Africa.”
A to Z list of Male African Names Male African Names [ Suggest Names for this page ] [ Go to Female African Names] [ 1] ABEBE, one who wards off. ABEL, breath, vapor; transitoriness. ABIDEMI, I am Father reborn (?).
List of long place names. Jump to navigation Jump to search. This article needs additional Location: a farm in the North West province of South Africa Language: Afrikaans Translation: “Two-Buffalos-With-One-Shot-Completely-Dead-Shot-Fountain” Notes: The longest one-word placename in Africa. Located near the place “putfontein” (pit fountain).