Name: Kwanza

Origin and Meaning of the Name Kwanza

  • Meaning:
    First
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (KWAN zah)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Kwanza)
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Miscellaneous Info for Kwanza

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  • Used in:
    Swahili speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    The Swahili phrase 'matunda ya kwanza', which means 'first fruits', gave rise to the name of the African festival Kwanzaa, which is celebrated in the USA.

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