40 Cool And Trendy Nigerian Celebrity Baby Names

40 Cool And Trendy Nigerian Celebrity Baby Names

Celebrity parents often set the trends for the year's newest and coolest baby names. Here are 40 Nigerian celebrity baby names.

It is remarkable how much influence a celebrity wields just by being a celebrity, doing what he or she loves. Consequently, manufacturers and big brands fall over themselves trying to get a celebrity face on their products. Naturally, some parents too love to choose Nigerian celebrity baby names for their little ones too, so their babies can also shine!

Here’s a list of 40 Nigerian celebrity baby names for your tiny influencer.  

Nigerian celebrity baby names
40 Cool And Trendy Nigerian Celebrity Baby Names

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Furthermore, here are some of your favourite Nigerian celebrities and the names their children bear. 

  1. Linda Ikeji: Jayce 
  2. Sheyman: Keisha
  3. Naomi Mac: Arabela
  4. Naeto C: Naeso
  5. Davido: Aurora, Haily, David
  6. Doctor Sid: Sarah, Sydney 
  7. Mercy Johnson: Purity, Henry, Angel 
  8. Mike Ezuruonye: Reynold
  9. Peter Okoye: Cameron, Aliona
  10. Peter Odewinge: Noah, Theo
  11. 2face Idibia: Olivia, Zion, Isabella, Nino
  12. Monalisa Chinda: Tamarlily 
  13. Wizkid: Boluwatife, Ayo
  14. Ice Prince: Jamal
  15. Tiwa Savage: Jamil
  16. Olamide: Maximilliano, Tunrepin, Asaiah
  17. Sinzu (Sauce Kid): Nejei
  18. Mercy Aigbe Gentry: Michelle, Omogbolahan
  19. Iyabo Ojo: Priscilla, Festus
  20. Laide Bakare: Similoluwa, Oluwadamilare, Abdul Samad
Similarly, here are 20 more celebrity names
  1. Omawumi: Kamillah
  2. Paul Okoye: Andre, Nadia, Nathan
  3. Ibinabo Fiberesima: Sean Liam, Craig, Zino
  4. Omotola Jalade Ekeinde: Meraiah, Princess, M.J., Micheal 
  5. Biodun Okeowo Sofuyi: Ayo, Ifeoluwa
  6. Dakore Akande: Ayomide and Dasola
  7. Timaya: Emmanuella, Grace
  8. Omoni Oboli: Tobe, Gozi, Chizi
  9. May D: Olamipoju
  10. Kaffy Shafau Ameh: Joseph, Eliana
  11. Samklef: Jason
  12. Terry G: Rex
  13. Waje: Emerald 
  14. Genevieve: Chimebuka
  15. Kayswitch: Kalyami
  16. Patoranking: Ralph 
  17. 9ice: Milani, Zion, Michelle, Maya, Miya
  18. Oritsefemi: Patience
  19. Obafemi Martins: Tyler, Kendrick, Kelvin
  20. Flavour: Sophia, Gabriella 

What is in a name?

Names are very important in Nigeria. As a result, most names have meanings that are significant to their parents. Also, these celebrities have reasons to name their kids

Furthermore, if you have the intention of using any of the names, be sure it fits the gender to which you’re assigning it. Also, verify the meanings of the names. In addition, you decide if it is something you are comfortable with your child bearing for the rest of their lives.

Read also: Best Nigerian baby names for girls

Reference: Psychology Today

Written by

Lydia Ume