Somali Boy & Girl Names

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Somali Names

Arabic names are used frequently in Somalia, but there are names unique to the Somali language, which are showcased in this collection. Somali children are given three names at birth, their first name chosen for them, their fatherís name for their middle name, and grandfatherís name for their last name. Our Somali 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 youíre looking to honor your heritage, browse our collection of Somali baby names for boys and girls.

Gender: Category:
Name Gender Origin Meaning Rating
Abdi Boy Arabic Servant of God
Abdikarim Boy Arabic Servant of god
Amina Girl African Peaceful, secure
Asad Boy African Lion
Ayan Girl African Bright
Ayanna Girl African Beautiful blossom
Aziza Girl Arabic Powerful; beloved
Dalmar Boy African Versitile; adapt...
Erasto Boy African Peaceful man; ma...
Ghedi Boy African Sojourner; trave...
Korfa Boy African N/A
Labaan Boy African N/A
Nadif Boy African Born at season c...
Nadifa Girl African Born between sea...
Roble Boy African Born during the ...
Taban Boy African N/A