Ethiopian Boy & Girl Names

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Ethiopian Names

Ethiopia is a geographically diverse country located in the Horn of Africa. It’s known for being rich in culture, ancient rock architecture and being the birthplace of everyone’s favorite morning pick-me-up: coffee! Many Ethiopian baby names are Amharic in origin. Our Ethiopian name detail pages include gender and pronunciation, meaning, popularity info, notable namesakes and pop culture references about each name, to help you make this important decision. If you’re looking for an Amharic name to honor your baby’s Ethiopian heritage, look no further than our collection of Ethiopian baby names.

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Name Gender Origin Meaning Rating
Aamina Girl Arabic Safe, saftey
Abeba Girl African Flower
Abebe Girl African Blossomed; grown
Abrihet Girl African She shines
Adina Girl Hebrew Slender
Afework Girl African Speaker of pleas...
Afeworki Girl African Speaker of pleas...
Aisha Girl Arabic Alive; she who l...
Amara Both Greek Unfading; eternal
Amare Boy African Handsome; good l...
Amira Girl Arabic Princess; prospe...
Assefa Both African This birth has i...
Ayana Girl African Beautiful blossom
Bekele Boy African He has become; h...
Berhanu Boy African Light; light fro...
Berihun Boy African Let him guide us
Berta Girl Germanic Famous; bright
Dabir Boy Persian Teacher
Dahnay Both African Well
Daniachew Boy African Arbitrator; deci...
Dawit Boy Hebrew Beloved
Demissie Boy African One who destroys
Desta Both African Happiness
Gabra Girl African Gift of offering
Getachew Boy African Master
Geteye Boy African My lord; he who ...
Girma Boy African Majesty
Hagos Both African Joy
Hakim Boy Arabic Wise or insightful
Iskinder Boy Greek Defending men