Afghan Boy & Girl Names

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Afghan Names

Afghan names refer to baby names that are routinely used in the country of Afghanistan or in Afghani culture. Most Afghan names have their beginnings in the Persian language or they are of the native tongue, Pashto. Pashto is one of the Eastern Iranian languages. Dari and Farsi names may also be represented here. Our Afghan baby names list contains popularity information, pronunciations and accurate origin and meanings data along with historical tidbits and unique pop culture references for each baby name. If you?re looking to honor your heritage or simply love these names, peruse our collection of common Afghani Names for boys and girls.

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Name Gender Origin Meaning Rating
Wasim Boy Arabic Handsome
Wesesa Girl African Careless
Yalda Girl Arabic Longest night of...
Yaqub Boy Hebrew Supplanted; held...
Yasin Boy Arabic N/A
Yasir Boy Afghan Modest
Zahra Girl Arabic Shining; flower
Zalmai Boy Afghan Youthful
Zelgai Boy Afghan Heart; center
Zemar Boy Afghan Lion
Ziya Boy Arabic Splendor, light