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
Dhuriya Girl Swahili Posterity
Dodo Girl Swahili Plump and lovable
Dogo Boy Swahili Junior, young, l...
Doto Girl African Younger child of...
Ducha Girl Swahili Small
Duni Girl Swahili Small
Durah Girl Swahili Pearl
Durra Girl Arabic Pearl
Eidi Girl Swahili Festival, feast ...
Elimu Boy Swahili Knowledge, educa...
Endesha Both Swahili Steer, lead, guide
Enzi Both Swahili Power, might, so...
Erevu Boy Swahili Clever, capable
Eshe Girl Swahili Life
Etana Both Hebrew Strong
Fadhila Girl Swahili Bountiful
Fadhili Both Swahili Aid, favour, com...
Fadiya Girl Swahili One who redeems
Fahamu Both Swahili Intelligence
Fahari Girl Swahili Magnificence
Fahima Girl Arabic Clever, educated
Fahimah Girl Arabic Clever, educated
Faida Girl Arabic Benefit, gain
Faika Girl Swahili Better
Faiza Girl Arabic Successful; vict...
Faizah Girl Arabic Successful; vict...
Fanaka Girl Swahili Prosperity, succ...
Fanana Both Swahili Resemble
Fanikia Girl Swahili Prosperousness
Faraja Girl Swahili Comfort, relief,...