5 Letter Swahili Names

Here you can easily browse through 5 letter Swahili names. Names are presented alphabetically so scroll through them freely. By clicking on the name, you will be presented with more information about the name, such as its meaning, celebrities named with that name and also the name's origin.

# Name Gender Meaning
1 Abasi / Unisex Being Stern and strict
2 Abbas / Unisex -
3 Abdul / Unisex -
4 Abedi / Unisex Worshipper
5 Abeid / Unisex -
6 Adamu Boy A variant of Adam, meaning father of mankind.
7 Adela Girl noble
8 Adija Girl -
9 Agnes Girl chaste
10 Agrey Boy -
11 Ahmad Boy highly praised or one who constantly thanks God
12 Ahmed / Unisex -
13 Aidan Boy fire
14 Aisha Girl alive, well
15 Akida / Unisex -
16 Akyoo / Unisex -
17 Alice Girl noble, exalted
18 Allan Boy precious
19 Allen Boy Allen is Little Rock
20 Almas / Unisex -
21 Alpha Boy beginning
22 Amani Boy peace
23 Ameir / Unisex -
24 Amida Girl -
25 Amina Girl honest, faithful
26 Amiri Boy prince or treetop
27 Amisa Girl companion, friend
28 Amosi Boy -
29 Amour / Unisex -
30 Aneth Girl -
31 Angel Girl messenger; messenger of God
32 Anifa Girl -
33 Anita Girl Gracious, Merciful
34 Anold Boy -
35 Anord Boy -
36 Anton Boy -
37 Arafa Girl -
38 Assey / Unisex -
39 Audax / Unisex -
40 Ayoub / Unisex One who is good in doing job
41 Ayubu Boy -
42 Aziza Girl beloved precious; mighty
43 Azizi Boy -
44 Bakar / Unisex -
45 Basso / Unisex -
46 Bayyo / Unisex -
47 Betty Girl Oath of God
48 Bhoke Girl -
49 Bosco Boy A name of Italian Saint
50 Brown / Unisex Brown; Colour Name; Russet-complected
51 Bruno / Unisex -
52 Burra / Unisex -
53 Bwire / Unisex -
54 Chale / Unisex -
55 Cheyo / Unisex -
56 Chiku Girl The one talking a lot
57 Chuma / Unisex -
58 Chuwa / Unisex -
59 Clara Girl bright, famous
60 Damas Boy Near the coast
61 Danda / Unisex A Staff
62 Daudi Boy -
63 David Boy beloved
64 Denis / Unisex -
65 Diana Girl heavenly, divine
66 Didas / Unisex -
67 Digna Girl worthy
68 Dorah Girl gift
69 Doris Girl Dorian woman
70 Dotto / Unisex -
71 Edgar Boy wealthy spear
72 Edina Girl from Edinburgh
73 Edson Boy son of Edward
74 Edwin / Unisex -
75 Elias Boy the Lord is my God
76 Elice Girl God has answered
77 Elida Girl small winged one
78 Elina Girl sun ray
79 Eliud Boy God is grandeur
80 Eliya Boy One who serves others; Lord is the God
81 Eliza Girl God is satisfaction
82 Emily Boy rival, laborious, or eager
83 Enock / Unisex -
84 Erica Girl ruler
85 Erick Boy ever or eternal ruler
86 Essau Boy -
87 Ester Girl myrtle leaf
88 Faida / Unisex plentiful
89 Faith Girl loyalty or belief
90 Fatma Girl baby's nurse
91 Felix Boy lucky, successful
92 Festo / Unisex -
93 Fidel / Unisex -
94 Flora Girl flower
95 Frank Boy Free Or From France
96 Fredy / Unisex -
97 Frenk Boy -
98 Frida Girl peace
99 Frola Girl -
100 Fundi / Unisex -
101 Fungo / Unisex -
102 Ghati Girl -
103 Given / Unisex -
104 Glory Girl glory
105 Grace Girl favor or blessing
106 Gunda / Unisex War, Female warrior and Fight
107 Hafsa Girl cub or young lioness
108 Hamad Boy To Praise any one
109 Hamis / Unisex -
110 Hamza Boy strong, steadfast, Loin
111 Hango / Unisex -
112 Happy Girl cheerful or lighthearted
113 Haule / Unisex -
114 Hemed / Unisex -
115 Henry Boy home ruler
116 Hilda Girl battle
117 Hollo Girl -
118 Hosea Boy salvation
119 Husna Girl The most beautiful girl
120 Hyera / Unisex -
121 Ignas Boy -
122 Imani Boy belief or faith
123 Irene Girl peace
124 Isaac Boy he will laugh, he will rejoice
125 Isack Boy -
126 Isaka Boy -
127 Isaya Boy -
128 Jacob / Unisex -
129 Jamal Boy handsome
130 James Boy he who supplants
131 Jesca Girl He sees
132 Jeska Girl -
133 Jimmy Boy he who supplants
134 Jonas Boy dove
135 Jongo / Unisex -
136 Joram / Unisex -
137 Jovin Boy Father of the sky
138 Joyce Girl lord
139 Jumaa Boy -
140 Jumbe / Unisex -
141 Justa Girl fair and upright
142 Kaaya / Unisex -
143 Kaisi / Unisex -
144 Kaiza / Unisex -
145 Kambi / Unisex -
146 Karim Boy generous or giving
147 Kessy / Unisex -
148 Kileo / Unisex -
149 Kingu / Unisex -
150 Kiula / Unisex -
151 Komba / Unisex -
152 Kombe / Unisex -
153 Kombo / Unisex -
154 Kondo / Unisex A warrior
155 Konga / Unisex -
156 Kudra / Unisex -
157 Kulwa / Unisex -
158 Kundi Girl -
159 Kurwa / Unisex -
160 Kweka / Unisex -
161 Laila Girl night beauty
162 Leila Girl night beauty
163 Lidia Girl from Lydia
164 Lidya Girl -
165 Limbu / Unisex -
166 Linda Girl flexible, soft, mild
167 Linus Boy flax
168 Lohay / Unisex -
169 Loyce Girl lord
170 Lucas Boy Bringer of light
171 Lucia Girl light
172 Lukas Boy from Lucanus
173 Lukia Girl -
174 Luoga / Unisex -
175 Lusia Girl A child born at the daybreak
176 Lydia Girl from Lydia
177 Lyimo / Unisex -
178 Macha / Unisex Irish name describing a plain
179 Maiga / Unisex -
180 Maige / Unisex -
181 Maiko / Unisex A child that has a love for dancing
182 Malya / Unisex One who is like the sea of sorrow
183 Mambo / Unisex -
184 Manga / Unisex -
185 Mangu / Unisex -
186 Marco / Unisex He who is at war
187 Maria Girl star of the sea
188 Marko Boy dedicated to Mars
189 Marry Girl -
190 Marwa Boy A smooth and hard white rock
191 Matle / Unisex -
192 Mbaga / Unisex -
193 Mbele / Unisex -
194 Mbena / Unisex -
195 Mbise / Unisex -
196 Mbogo / Unisex -
197 Mboje / Unisex -
198 Mboya / Unisex -
199 Mbuba / Unisex -
200 Mbuke Girl -
201 Mbuya / Unisex -
202 Mdemu / Unisex -
203 Mdolo / Unisex -
204 Mengi / Unisex -
205 Mercy Girl compassion or forbearance
206 Mgala / Unisex -
207 Mgaya / Unisex -
208 Mgeni / Unisex -
209 Mgeta / Unisex -
210 Mgina / Unisex -
211 Mhina / Unisex -
212 Mhoja / Unisex -
213 Milka Girl gracious, dear
214 Minja / Unisex -
215 Minza Girl -
216 Mjema / Unisex -
217 Mkama / Unisex -
218 Mkisi / Unisex -
219 Mkoma / Unisex -
220 Mkude / Unisex -
221 Mlawa / Unisex -
222 Mlewa / Unisex -
223 Mligo / Unisex -
224 Mlowe / Unisex -
225 Mmari / Unisex -
226 Mmary / Unisex -
227 Mongi / Unisex -
228 Moris / Unisex -
229 Moses / Unisex drawn f the water. The leader of Jews
230 Mosha / Unisex -
231 Moshi / Unisex -
232 Mpili / Unisex -
233 Mrema / Unisex -
234 Mrope / Unisex -
235 Mrutu / Unisex -
236 Msaki / Unisex -
237 Msemo / Unisex -
238 Msuha / Unisex -
239 Msuya / Unisex -
240 Mtaki / Unisex -
241 Mtani / Unisex -
242 Mtawa / Unisex -
243 Mtega / Unisex -
244 Mtitu / Unisex -
245 Munuo / Unisex -
246 Mushi / Unisex -
247 Mussa Boy -
248 Mwaka Girl -
249 Mwala / Unisex -
250 Mwalu Girl -
251 Mwasi Girl -
252 Mwiru / Unisex -
253 Mwita / Unisex -
254 Naima Girl to be contented
255 Nancy Girl grace
256 Naomi Girl pleasantness
257 Nasma Girl -
258 Nasra Girl One who have a helping hand, an assister
259 Ndaki / Unisex -
260 Ndaro / Unisex -
261 Ndege / Unisex -
262 Ndulu / Unisex -
263 Neema Girl The one who was born in richness.
264 Nelly Girl light
265 Ngasa / Unisex -
266 Ngoda / Unisex -
267 Ngogo / Unisex -
268 Ngole / Unisex -
269 Ngolo Girl -
270 Ngowi / Unisex -
271 Ngusa / Unisex -
272 Niima / Unisex -
273 Njiku / Unisex -
274 Njile / Unisex -
275 Njovu / Unisex -
276 Nkuba / Unisex -
277 Noela Girl Christmas
278 Nombo / Unisex -
279 Nyoni / Unisex -
280 Nziku / Unisex -
281 Nzowa / Unisex -
282 Oliva Girl olive tree
283 Omari Boy God the highest
284 Omary Boy -
285 Oscar Boy deer friend
286 Pandu / Unisex Pale individual who has strength
287 Panga / Unisex -
288 Panja / Unisex -
289 Paulo / Unisex One who belongs to the people
290 Pendo Girl love
291 Peter Boy stone
292 Petro Boy -
293 Pilly Girl -
294 Queen Girl queen
295 Rabia Girl She who comes fourth
296 Rahel Girl ewe, female sheep
297 Rahim Boy compassionate
298 Rahma Girl Girl who is graceful and kind
299 Rajab Boy glorified
300 Ramla Girl fortune-teller
301 Rhobi Girl -
302 Rhoda Girl rose
303 Ringo / Unisex One who is like an apple
304 Ritha Girl -
305 Roman / Unisex -
306 Ruben / Unisex Hebrew meaning "Behold my son"
307 Rukia Girl -
308 Ryoba / Unisex -
309 Saada Girl happiness
310 Safia Girl friend; pure
311 Saida Girl huntress or fortunate
312 Saidi Boy The auspicious one
313 Saleh Boy He who is righteous
314 Salha Girl virtuous
315 Salim Boy peaceful
316 Salma Girl helmet of God
317 Salum Boy -
318 Sanga / Unisex Means he came from the valley
319 Sangu / Unisex -
320 Sanka / Unisex -
321 Sarah Girl lady, princess, noblewoman
322 Sauda Girl dark-complexioned
323 Saumu Girl -
324 Scola Girl -
325 Seifu / Unisex -
326 Semen Girl -
327 Sengo / Unisex -
328 Shani Girl crimson, a marvel, or wondrous
329 Shayo / Unisex -
330 Sheha / Unisex -
331 Shida Girl -
332 Shija Boy -
333 Siame / Unisex -
334 Silas / Unisex Of the forest
335 Simai / Unisex -
336 Simba / Unisex To be like a lion
337 Simeo / Unisex -
338 Simon Boy he has heard
339 Sitta / Unisex -
340 Sofia Girl wisdom
341 Somoe Girl -
342 Songa / Unisex -
343 Stela Girl star
344 Sulle / Unisex -
345 Sundi Girl -
346 Suzan Girl lily
347 Swedi / Unisex -
348 Swila / Unisex -
349 Tabia Girl Polite behavior and talented
350 Tarmo / Unisex One who is energy driven
351 Tausi Girl -
352 Teddy Girl wealthy protector; brave people; God's gift
353 Tekla Girl God's glory
354 Temba / Unisex -
355 Tembo / Unisex -
356 Tesha / Unisex -
357 Titus / Unisex Of the giants, a great defender
358 Tungu / Unisex -
359 Twaha / Unisex -
360 Tweve / Unisex -
361 Ulaya / Unisex -
362 Ulomi / Unisex -
363 Uwezo / Unisex -
364 Vitus Boy life
365 Wande Girl -
366 Warda Girl guardian
367 Willy Boy will helmet
368 Yahya Boy Yahweh is merciful
369 Yasin Boy -
370 Yoram / Unisex Exalted by God
371 Yunge Girl -
372 Yunis Girl dove
373 Yusta Girl -
374 Zaina Girl beauty
375 Zakia Girl pure
376 Zamda Girl Name of a plant that grows in quick sand
377 Zengo / Unisex -
378 Ziada Girl -
379 Zuena Girl -
380 Zulfa Girl -

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