Tanzanian Boy & Girl Names

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Tanzanian Names

Tanzania is known for its bountiful wildlife and the vast untamed savannah of the Serengeti. The baby names used here are predominantly Swahili, and this is the native language of its people. English is also spoken and English baby names are also popular in Tanzania. Our Tanzanian 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 are looking for a traditional East African name for your baby, look no further than our selection of Tanzanian baby names.

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Name Gender Origin Meaning Rating
Mwamini Girl Swahili Truthful
Mwanawa Girl African First child
Mwanyambi Boy African Bag
Mwasaa Girl Swahili Well-timed
Mwinyimkuu Boy African Great king
Nabila Girl Arabic Noble, honourable
Nadia Girl Russian Hope
Nadra Girl Swahili Special
Naima Girl Arabic Tranquil
Najia Girl Swahili Offspring
Najma Girl Swahili Star
Nana Girl Hebrew Grace; favour
Ndege Girl Swahili Bird
Ndweleifwa Boy African I came with morn...
Neema Girl Swahili Born in a prospe...
Nena Girl Hebrew Of Magdala
Ngabile Girl African I have it
Ngonepe Boy African Repose
Nia Girl Gaelic Radiance; bright...
Niara Girl Swahili One with high pu...
Nikusubila Boy African Hopeful
Nuha Girl Arabic Intellect, mind
Nura Girl Aramaic Light
Nuru Girl Swahili In the light of ...
Paka Girl Swahili Cat
Panya Girl Swahili Mouse
Pasua Girl Swahili Born by cesarean...
Pili Girl Swahili Second child
Rabia Girl Swahili Springtime
Radhi Both Swahili Satisfied, conte...