Name: Tawanda

Origin and Meaning of the Name Tawanda

  • Pronunciation:
    (ta WAN dah)
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    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Although there is a masculine name Tawanda found in Africa, e.g., for Zimbabwean sculptor Tawanda Ngandu, the American use of this as a feminine name appears to be an independent invention. In the book and movie "Fried Green Tomatoes", the character Evelyn Couch shouts "Tawanda!" as her battle cry.

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