Nigerian Boy & Girl Names

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Nigerian Names

Nigeria is located in West Africa and borders Republic of Benin, Chad, Cameroon and Niger. There are over 500 ethnic communities in Nigeria including the Hausa, Igbo and Yoruba people. Nigeria is the most populous country in Africa and known as "the Giant of Africa," and many baby names used there are unique to the different cultural groups living there. We have Hausa, Igbo and Yoruba names in our Nigerian baby names collection, as well as other names that are commonly found within the country. Browse our Nigerian baby names list and find a baby name that honors your heritage from this great West African country.

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Name Gender Origin Meaning Rating
Omosupe Girl African A child is the m...
Omusupe Girl African A child is the m...
Oni Girl African Born in a holy p...
Onuwachi Boy African Lord's world
Osahar Boy African The lord listens
Osakwe Boy African The lord agrees
Osayaba Boy African The lord forgives
Osayande Boy African The world is God's
Osayimwese Boy African Completed by god
Osayioniwabo Girl African God will come to...
Osaze Boy African Loved by the lord
Osemweoyenm... Girl African Valuable
Oseye Girl African One who is happy
Sade Girl African Sweetly singing
Shade Girl African Sweetly singing
Shiminege Girl African We will forsee o...
Taiwo Both African Eldest of twins
Tanisha Girl African Born on Monday
Titilayo Girl African Everlasting joy
Tobi Both African God is good
Uchechi Boy African Chi's will
Uchefuna Girl African I am aware of my...
Urbi Girl African Princess
Weke Boy African Born on Eke mark...
Worie Boy African Born on Afor mar...
Yahimba Girl African Nothing else is ...
Yejide Girl African Looks like her m...
Yetunde Girl African Mother has come ...
Zuna Girl African Excess; prosperity