50 Popular Naija Baby Names and Dem Meaning

50 Popular Naija Baby Names and Dem Meaning

E pass three hundred cultural group wey tanda gidigba for Naija. From across dese cultural group see this Naija baby names wey you fit give your pikin.

We know sey Naija na de most populous country for Africa. For inside de thirty-six states for Naija and including FCT, more dan three hundred cultural group tanda gidigba for there. For these three hundred cultural group plenty names dey to choose for your pikin. 

50 Popular Naija Baby Names and Dem Meaning

For mama wey dey expect beautiful baby wey go soon join dem family, name wey you go give de pikin fit dey trouble you for mind. De name wey you give your pikin fit make am easy to identify where de pikin come from. If you dey reason to give your pikin your village name, you no need to rack your brain for wetin you go choose. We don collect 50 popular Naija baby names and dem meaning. You fit choose your pikin name from de list.

Wetin be de 50 Popular Naija Baby Name Wey you Fit Choose from

Name Meaning For which gender
Anuoluwapo Mercy of God plenty Male and female
Abidemi Born before papa arrive Male and female
Abimbola Born inside wealth Male and female
Abiodun Pikin wey dem born during festive period Male and female
Abiola Born inside wealth Male and female
Adaego First daughter wey bring wealth Female
Adaeze De king first daughter Female
Adaku Girl pikin wey dem born inside wealth Female
Adaobi De first daughter for de family Female
Adesuwa Inside prosperity Female
Adewale Crown come home Male
Adeyemi Crown fit me Male and female
Affiong  Born for one of dem traditional week day Female
Aisha Alive and well Female
Aminu Trustworthy Male
Babatunde Papa don return Male
Bankole Helep me build house Male
Bimpe Gorgeous  Female
Bolanle Meet wealth for house Male and female
Chibuzo God lead way Male and female
Chika God dey great Male and female
Chinyere God give Female
Chioma Good luck Female
Chukwudi God dey Male
Chukwuemeka God don do something great Male
Damilola Bless with wealth Male and female
Danjuma Born on Friday Male
Edosa God dey Male and female
Efe Wealth Male
Efosa God wealth Male
Ekaete Named to honour papa’s grandma Female
Eniola Wealthy person Male and female
Faruq Person wey fit detect truth from lie Male
Habibah Beloved Female
Halimah Healthy Female
Idemudia I come standing Male
Ifeoma De beautiful one Female
Ikechukwu God’s power Male
Imaobong God love Female
Iniobong God time Female
Itoro Praise Female
Latifah Gentle and kind Female
Modupe I give thanks Female
Nnamdi My papa dey alive Male 
Okafor Born on afor day Male
Olabisi My wealth increase Male and female
Osaze Na God dey choose Male
Titilayo Joy na forever Female
Yetunde Mama don return Female
Zahrah Flower Female

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50 Popular Naija Baby Names and Dem Meaning

Dese na de names wey you fit choose from. De names cut across major ethnic groups wey dey Naija. Whether you be Hausa, Yoruba, Igbo, Edo or Ibibio, you go find name wey you fit give your pikin from de list of 50 most popular Naija baby names. Some of de names fit go with male or female pikin while some dey unique to de gender of your pikin. As you dey welcome de new pikin to de family, make sure sey you find am lovely name. 

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Tony S Abiodun