Name: Afua

Origin and Meaning of the Name Afua

  • Meaning:
    Mercy, protection
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Given life on a Friday
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Both
  • Pronunciation:
    (AH foo ah); (EE fie AH)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Afua)
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Miscellaneous Info for Afua

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  • Used in:
    African and Swahili speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Afua is a Swahili name meaning "mercy" or "protection". It is also a female name from the Ewe language meaning "born on a Friday" used by Fanti and Ashanti people (the male equivalent is Kofi).

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