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
Aailyah Girl Swahili Of the highest; ...
Abasi Boy Swahili Stoic; stern
Abiria Both Swahili Passenger
Adhra Girl Swahili An apology
Adila Girl Arabic Justice
Adimu Girl Swahili Unique, rare, sc...
Adin Both Hebrew Slender; voluptu...
Adla Girl Swahili Justice
Afaafa Girl Swahili Virtuous
Afifa Girl Arabic Chaste
Afifah Girl Arabic Chaste
Afiya Girl Swahili Wellness; health
Afrika Girl Swahili Africa
Afua Both Swahili Mercy, protection
Afya Girl Swahili Wellness; health
Ahadi Girl Swahili Promising
Aida Girl Arabic Visitor, returning
Ainra Girl Swahili Eternal power
Ajabu Both Swahili Amazement; aston...
Ajali Both Swahili Destiny; chance
Ajia Girl Swahili Swift
Akida Boy Swahili Chief, officer
Akila Girl Arabic Wise
Akilah Girl Arabic Wise
Akili Both Swahili Wisdom, intellec...
Alama Both Swahili Sign, symbol
Alamisi Both Swahili Thursday
Alasiri Both Swahili Afternoon; after...
Alfajiri Both Swahili Dawn
Aliya Girl Hebrew To ascend; to go...