59 Delta Igbo Names And Their Meaning

59 Delta Igbo Names And Their Meaning

Names are very significant, especially in Africa. Looking for a great name for your child? Here are Delta-Igbo names and their meaning.

Delta Igbos form the second dominant ethnic bloc in Delta, and are also known as Anioma people, an acronym drawn from Aniocha, Ndokwa, Ika and Oshimili while the “ma” is a common suffix to complete the word which means “good land”. These people may share language similarities with Igbos but they don't perceive themselves as Igbos culturally. Hence, the reason why Delta Igbo names and meanings share similarities with the Igbos but you hear very little about any shared cultures.

Delta Igbo names and meaning

Although in different variations, Delta Igbo names share the same meaning with Igbo names, but they have a particular bounce most people find interesting. Below are beautiful Delta Igbo names to choose from:

Delta Igbo Names

  • Akwaugo: This is a female name, which means “my precious daughter”
  • Akuabia: This is a male name, which means “wealth has come
  • Azuka: This is both a female and male name, which means “we grow stronger with experience”
  • Akumjeli: This is both a female and male name, which means “I will enjoy that wealth”
  • Aniamam: This is a male name, which means “the land recognises me”
  • Akubundu: This is a male name, which means “wealth is life”
  • Amaogechukwu: This is a female name, which means “Lord’s time is the best”
  • Chukwunalu: This is a male name, which means “God’s handiwork”
  • Chukwudi: This is a male name, which means “there is God”
  • Chiamaka: This is a female name, which means “God is Good”
  • Chidi: This is a male name, which means “there is God”
  • Chibeze: This is a male name, which means “God is king”
  • Chikwado: This is a male name, which means “may God fend off evil”
  • Chiejie: This is a male name, which means “it's late”
  • Chiejine: This is a male name, which means “one can't tell who's left behind until the end”

baby names

  • Chika: This is a female name, which means “God is supreme”
  • Chime: This is a male name, which means “God did it”
  • Chinelo: This is a female name, which means “God plans”
  • Chioma: This is a female name, which means “good God”
  • Chukwuma: This is a female name, which means “God knows”
  • Chukwunomso: This is both a female and male name, which means “Lord is near me”
  • Daaluchineke/Chukwudaalu: These are both male and female names, which mean “thank you, Lord” or “thank God”
  • Dike: This is a male name, which means “warrior”
  • Echidili: This is a male and female name, which means “tomorrow is; there's a future”
  • Egoudo: This is a male and female name, which means “peaceful wealth”

baby girl

  • Egoyibo: This is a male and female name, which means “foreign wealth”
  • Ego Amaka: This a female name, which means “money is good”
  • Fumnanya: This is a female name, which means “love me”
  • Ginikawa/Ginikachukwu: These are female names with meanings “there’s nothing greater than a child” and “there’s nothing greater than the Lord”
  • Ifeanacho: This is a male name, which means “exactly what we are searching for”
  • Isioma: This is a female name, which means “good luck”
  • Ifeoma: This is a female name, which means “something good”
  • Ikechukwu: This is a male name, which means “God’s strength”
  • Ibeamaka: This is a male name, which means “love is in a friend”
  • Jamuike: This is a male name, which means “encourage me” or “inspire me”
  • Kaine: This is a female name, which means “let's watch”
  • Kalum: This is a male name, which means “be greater than me”
  • Maduabuchukwu: This is a male name, which means “man is not God”
  • Maduka: This is a male name, which means “man is greater than his peers”
  • Mmaobi: This is a female name, which means “kind heart”
  • Ndidi: This is a male and female name, which means “patience”
  • Ndidiamaka: This is a male and female name, which means “patience is good”
  • Nneka: This is a female name, which means “mother is supreme”
  • Nneoma: This is a female name, which means “sweet mother”
  • Nwadi: This is a male name, which means “may the child be”
  • Obioma: This is a male name, which means “good heart”
  • Osakwe: This is a male name, which means “God agreed, affirmed, confirmed”
  • Ozioma: This is both a male and a female name, which means “unique great news”
  • Osinachi: This is a male name, which means “originating from God”
  • Ositadimma: This is a male name, which means “May all be well since now”
  • Onochie: This is a female name, which means “the one who replaces”
  • Sopuluchi: This is a male name, which means “respect God”
  • Somdi: This is a male and female name, which means “stay with me”
  • Uche: This is a male name, which means “wisdom”
  • Uzoamaka: This is a female name, which means “a good journey” or “a smooth path”
  • Udo: This is a male name, which means “peace”
  • Uwaoma: This is a male name, which means “sweet life”
  • Uzokamma: This is a male and female name, which means “the path is better”
  • Weludo: This is a male name, which means “be peaceful”

These names are very pleasant with significance. Feel free to pick one that resonates with your vision for your child.

Also readThe Best Igbo Names For Your Baby Boy

 

Written by

Lydia Ume