110 Nigerian names and their meanings

nigerian names

1. Akpofure – Life is now peaceful
2. Amaechi –  Who knows tomorrow?
3. Achojah – Rise up to challenge
4. Adebiyi – The royal one
5. Edaferierhi – The rich have good destiny
6. Ekong –  War or battle.
7. Ganiru – Good luck
8. Ikponmwosa – Thank God
9. Jayamma – Praise to the lord.
10. Kufreabasi – Do not forget God, one who always remembers God
11. Odafe – Rich individual
12. Oghenekevwe – God gave me
13. Onajite – This is sufficient
14. Oluwatoke – God is worthy to be adored.
15. Onochie – The one who can replace the status of father.
16. Ifunanya – Love
17. Kaetochukwu – May God be praised.
18. Anwulichukwu – Joy of the lord.
19. Chetachi – One who always remembers
20. Ebunoluwa – The God’s gift
21. Chikanma – God is better than any other thing
22. Debare – One born during good times.
23. Ebhaleleme – Term meaning “you won’t follow my lead”
24. Edafetanure – The wealthy have spoken
25. Folashade – Honor bestows a crown.
26. Ginika – What can be greater than God?
27. Hassana – Twin Girl
28. Elohor – Blessing
29. Eseoghene – God’s gift
30. Ginikanwa – What is greater than a child?
31. Idogbe – The second child born after twins.
32. Ifekristi – The love of Christ.
33. Kairaluchukwu – Let’s leave it to God.
34. Efetobore –  Wealth has now been achieved
35. Lotachukwu – Remember your God.
36. Abebi – We asked for a girl child.
37. Maduka – People are worth more than riches
38. Adaugo – Beautiful daughter
39. Mfoniso –  Good luck.
40. Bolanile – The wealth of this house.
41. Monjolaoluwa – Enjoying the wealth of God.
42. Idaramfon – Happiness is free.
43. Munachimso – One who always agrees with God.
44. Isioma – One who is fortunate and blessed.
45. Uzoma – One born during a journey
46. Yejide – One who looks like her mother.
47. Isoken – One who is contented with her destiny.
48. Mofoluwakemi – Given for the Lord’s blessing.
49. Nneka – My mother is the best in the world.
50. Ogechukwukana – The time spent worshiping God is the best.
51. Somtochukwu – Praise God with me.
52. Oghenetega – God is worthy
53. Tejumola – One who looks forward to better days.
54. Oluchi – The work of god.
55. Olusola –  God has blessed me
56. Timilehin – God is with me
57. Lebechi – Look unto God.
58. Ifeoluwapo – God’s love is plenty.
59. Diarachukwundu – Live for God
64. Ali – Excellent or noble
65. Enyinnaya – His father’s friend.
66. Aisha – To live in prosperity.
67. Chikanma- God is better than any other thing.
68. Danjuma – male child born on Friday
69. Jamilah – A beautiful, elegant and graceful person.
70. Abegunde – One born during the holiday.
71. Latifah – kind and gentle heart
72. Adaobi – The first daughter in the family compound.
73. Aderiyike – The pampered crown.
74. Mustafa – chosen
75. Usman – companion
76. Akachukwu – The hand of God.
77. Akin – Brave
78. Zubaydah – radiant
79. Talatu – female child born on Tuesday
80. Echezonanna – Don’t forget your God and your father.
81. Esomchi – Walking with the lord
82. Bashir – Someone who brings good news.
83. Hassan – First boy in a set of twins
84. Hussain – Second boy in a set of twins
85. Hussaina – Twin girl
86. Folade – The honor arrives.
87. Nafisah – Precious, rare gem
88. Abiona – Born during a journey
89. Botiwunoluwa – As God desires
90. Iremide – My fortune/benefit has arrived
91. Eziamaka – One who believes that good things are obtained by going out.
92. Tiwatope – Our situation is worthy of thanks
93. Ekenedilichukwu – Thanks be to God
94. Igwebuike – Strength in numbers.
95. Tirenioluwa – It is yours, Lord!
96. Enyinnaya – His father’s friend.
97. Toluwanimi – God’s own
98. Oyinkansola – Honey drips into wealth
99. Popoola – Highway of wealth
100. Chekwube – Trust in God.
101. Ndidi – One who is patient.
102. Abosede/Abiose – Born on the first day of the week
103. Ngozichukwuka – God’s blessings are best.
104. Oluwadunmininu – God has gladden my heart.
105. Omonoro – Child is greater than gold
106. Akpenvwoghene – Praise God
107. Amandi – One who doesn’t trust anyone easily.
108. Abayomi – The enemy would have gloated over me
109. Bako – Meaning a Guest.
110. Azubuike – Strength gained from experiences of the past.