6 Letter Nigerian Names

Here you can easily browse through 6 letter Nigerian 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 Abibat Girl -
2 Abiola Girl Born during a festival
3 Abioye / Unisex The son of royalty; A Variant of Abiola
4 Adaeze Girl Princess, daughter of the king.
5 Adeola Girl the crown brings honor
6 Adeoti / Unisex -
7 Adeoye / Unisex -
8 Adigun / Unisex -
9 Adijat Girl -
10 Afusat Girl -
11 Agatha Girl good
12 Agbaje / Unisex -
13 Ahamad / Unisex Much praised
14 Ahamed / Unisex Powerfull, authoritative , influential
15 Ahmadu Boy -
16 Aishat Girl -
17 Akanbi / Unisex -
18 Akande / Unisex -
19 Akanji / Unisex -
20 Akanni / Unisex -
21 Alasan / Unisex -
22 Albert / Unisex Noble, bright
23 Alfred / Unisex Friend of the elves
24 Alhaji Boy -
25 Alkali / Unisex -
26 Alonge / Unisex -
27 Alozie / Unisex -
28 Aminat Girl -
29 Amusan / Unisex -
30 Andrew / Unisex A born warrior who is manly and brave
31 Angela Girl messenger; messenger of God
32 Anyawu / Unisex -
33 Arinze / Unisex -
34 Ashiru Boy -
35 Asogwa / Unisex -
36 Asuquo / Unisex -
37 Atanda / Unisex -
38 Austin Boy majestic
39 Auwalu Boy -
40 Ayinde / Unisex Yoruba - We gave praise and he came;
41 Ayinla / Unisex -
42 Ayoade / Unisex -
43 Ayoola / Unisex The joy of wealth
44 Babayo Boy -
45 Badmus / Unisex -
46 Bakare / Unisex -
47 Bashar / Unisex Man, Mortal
48 Bashir Boy -
49 Basira Girl Wise. Intelligent, intellectual
50 Basiru Boy -
51 Bassey / Unisex -
52 Bature / Unisex -
53 Beauty Girl Beauty
54 Benson Boy son of Ben
55 Bidemi Girl Born awaiting me.
56 Biodun Boy -
57 Bishir / Unisex -
58 Bitrus / Unisex -
59 Bolaji / Unisex -
60 Bosede Girl A daughter that came to world on a Sunday
61 Bright Boy exalted one
62 Buhari Boy -
63 Bukola Girl -
64 Bulama Boy -
65 Busari / Unisex -
66 Busayo Girl Add to the joy.
67 Chinda / Unisex -
68 Chinwe Girl -
69 Chioma Girl -
70 Chisom Girl -
71 Chukwu Boy God is great
72 Cletus Boy illustrious; called forth, invoked
73 Cosmos Girl -
74 Dahiru Boy -
75 Daniel / Unisex A Prophet
76 Dennis Boy Devotee Of Dionysos
77 Dorcas Girl gazelle
78 Edward Boy wealthy guard
79 Ekanem / Unisex -
80 Elechi / Unisex -
81 Elijah / Unisex Name of a very famous King and a Prophet
82 Elisha Boy my God is salvation
83 Eneotu / Unisex -
84 Eniola Girl a wealthy person.
85 Ernest Boy serious; battle to the death
86 Essien / Unisex a name used for a sixth born child.
87 Esther Girl star
88 Eunice Girl good victory
89 Evelyn Girl life
90 Ezugwu / Unisex -
91 Falade / Unisex -
92 Falalu / Unisex -
93 Farida Girl One with no match
94 Faruku / Unisex -
95 Fasasi / Unisex -
96 Fatima / Unisex A captivating woman
97 Fatimo Girl -
98 Fausat Girl She who achieves triumph
99 Favour Girl -
100 Festus Boy festival, holiday
101 Folake Girl One who is taken care with wealth.
102 Foluke Girl -
103 Franca Girl Refers to a won who is of French origin
104 Friday Boy Day of frigga, Goddess of weddings.
105 Ganiyu / Unisex -
106 Garuba Boy -
107 Gbenga Boy -
108 George Boy Farmer
109 Gidado / Unisex -
110 Gideon / Unisex -
111 Gladys Girl lame
112 Gloria Girl glory
113 Godiya Girl -
114 Godson Boy -
115 Godwin Boy friend of God; good friend
116 Habiba Girl loved one
117 Habibu Boy -
118 Habila / Unisex -
119 Hadiza / Unisex -
120 Hafsat Girl -
121 Hajara Girl -
122 Hajiya Girl -
123 Haladu / Unisex -
124 Halidu / Unisex -
125 Halilu / Unisex -
126 Halima Girl gentle or mild-mannered
127 Haliru Boy -
128 Hamidu / Unisex -
129 Hamisu Boy -
130 Hammed / Unisex Deserves praise
131 Hamzat / Unisex -
132 Hanatu Girl -
133 Hannah Girl favour, grace
134 Haruna Boy -
135 Hashim / Unisex -
136 Hasiya Girl -
137 Hassan Boy good-looking, handsome
138 Hauwau / Unisex -
139 Hawawu Girl -
140 Hayatu / Unisex -
141 Hellen Girl shining light
142 Ibanga / Unisex -
143 Ibekwe / Unisex -
144 Idayat Girl -
145 Idiris Boy -
146 Idrisu / Unisex -
147 Ifeoma Girl -
148 Igboke / Unisex -
149 Iheoma Girl -
150 Ijeoma Girl A good journey in life.
151 Ikenna Boy -
152 Ilyasu / Unisex -
153 Inyang / Unisex -
154 Isaiah / Unisex Salvation of the Lord
155 Ishaka / Unisex -
156 Ishaku / Unisex -
157 Ishaya Boy -
158 Ishola / Unisex -
159 Isiaka / Unisex -
160 Ismail Boy Heard by God
161 Israel Boy God contends
162 Isreal Boy -
163 Isyaku Boy -
164 Iwuoha / Unisex -
165 Jafaru / Unisex A Boy whose home is near the creek
166 Jamila Girl lovely
167 Jamilu Boy -
168 Jegede / Unisex -
169 Jelili Boy -
170 Jibril Boy -
171 Jibrin / Unisex -
172 Joseph Boy he will add
173 Joshua / Unisex God is Salvation
174 Josiah / Unisex Hebrew - Yahweh supports; Yahweh heals;
175 Jubril / Unisex -
176 Judith Girl Jewish woman
177 Juliet Girl youthful or Jove's child
178 Julius Boy downy-bearded
179 Jummai Girl -
180 Jumoke Girl Everybody Loves the Child
181 Kabiru Boy -
182 Kadiri / Unisex -
183 Kamilu / Unisex -
184 Kareem / Unisex The One who gives a lot
185 Kasali / Unisex -
186 Kasimu / Unisex -
187 Kayode Boy He has brought us Joy
188 Kazeem / Unisex The One with Good Temper
189 Kelvin Boy friend of ships
190 Khalid Boy immortal, eternal
191 Kolade / Unisex -
192 Lamidi / Unisex -
193 Laraba Girl -
194 Lasisi / Unisex -
195 Lateef / Unisex One of kind and mild nature
196 Lawali Boy -
197 Lilian Girl lily; purity
198 Loveth Girl -
199 Lukman Boy He who is a Prophet
200 Madaki / Unisex -
201 Maduka / Unisex People are worth more than riches.
202 Magaji / Unisex -
203 Magret Girl -
204 Mahmud Boy praiseworthy
205 Malami Boy -
206 Mallam / Unisex -
207 Mamman Boy -
208 Mamuda / Unisex -
209 Mansir Boy -
210 Mansur / Unisex A victorious one
211 Marcus / Unisex A shining hammer
212 Mariam Girl star of the sea
213 Mariya Girl One who is greatly loved
214 Markus Boy dedicated to Mars
215 Martha Girl the lady, the mistress
216 Martin Boy Servant Of Mars, God Of War
217 Maryam Girl Our lady
218 Mathew / Unisex A gift from God
219 Mayowa Boy One who brings joy to the family.
220 Modupe Girl -
221 Momodu / Unisex -
222 Monday / Unisex -
223 Monica Girl solitary or to advise
224 Morgan Boy circling sea or bright, white sea dweller
225 Muibat Girl -
226 Muktar Boy -
227 Mutari / Unisex -
228 Nafisa Girl The person who is admirable and cherished.
229 Nasiru Boy -
230 Nazifi Boy -
231 Naziru Boy -
232 Ndukwe / Unisex -
233 Nelson / Unisex The born son of Neal (the hero)
234 Nkechi Girl The precious treasure from God.
235 Nnamdi Boy My father is still abides.
236 Nnenna Girl The one who is fond of her dad's mum.
237 Nsikak Boy -
238 Nwaeze / Unisex -
239 Nwafor / Unisex -
240 Nwaosu / Unisex -
241 Nworie / Unisex -
242 Obinna / Unisex -
243 Obioha / Unisex -
244 Obioma / Unisex -
245 Obiora / Unisex -
246 Ogbodo / Unisex -
247 Ogechi Girl -
248 Ohakwu / Unisex -
249 Okafor / Unisex -
250 Okezie / Unisex -
251 Okocha / Unisex -
252 Okolie / Unisex -
253 Okorie / Unisex Born on Orie
254 Okpala / Unisex -
255 Okpara / Unisex One who is born in Okpara
256 Olaide Girl -
257 Olaiya / Unisex -
258 Olaoye / Unisex -
259 Oliver Boy olive tree
260 Oluchi Girl The work of god.
261 Onuoha / Unisex -
262 Onwuka / Unisex -
263 Onyeka / Unisex nobody is superior than God
264 Onyema / Unisex -
265 Osagie / Unisex -
266 Osakwe / Unisex -
267 Owoeye / Unisex -
268 Ozioma Girl The message, God's good news
269 Philip Boy friend of horses
270 Prince Boy prince
271 Quadri / Unisex -
272 Rachel Girl ewe
273 Raheem / Unisex He who is kind and tender
274 Rakiya Girl -
275 Ramatu Girl -
276 Ramota Girl -
277 Rasaki / Unisex -
278 Regina Girl queen
279 Reuben Boy behold, a son
280 Ridwan Boy A god-fearing pious man devoted to God
281 Robert Boy bright fame
282 Rotimi / Unisex -
283 Rukaya Girl -
284 Sadiat Girl -
285 Sadiya Girl Lucky, blessed
286 Safiya Girl pure
287 Sagiru Boy -
288 Sahabi Boy -
289 Saheed / Unisex A blissful witness
290 Saidat Girl -
291 Salako / Unisex -
292 Salami / Unisex -
293 Salawu / Unisex -
294 Salifu / Unisex -
295 Salihu / Unisex -
296 Salisu Boy -
297 Salome Girl peace
298 Saminu Boy -
299 Samira Girl evening conversationalist
300 Samson Boy sun
301 Samuel / Unisex It was told by the God
302 Sandra Girl Defender Of The People
303 Sanusi Boy -
304 Saratu Girl -
305 Saudat Girl -
306 Shafiu Boy -
307 Shaibu / Unisex -
308 Shamsu Boy -
309 Shittu / Unisex -
310 Sikiru / Unisex -
311 Simeon Boy to hear, to be heard; reputation
312 Sirajo Boy -
313 Stella Girl star
314 Steven Boy Crown; Wreath
315 Sunday Boy A day of rest. Sunday
316 Sunusi / Unisex -
317 Surajo Boy -
318 Taibat Girl -
319 Talatu Girl -
320 Tanimu Boy -
321 Thomas / Unisex Twin
322 Tijani Boy -
323 Ubaida Girl Servant of God
324 Udofia / Unisex -
325 Ufuoma Girl -
326 Ugochi Girl -
327 Ugwoke / Unisex -
328 Ukpong / Unisex -
329 Ummaru / Unisex -
330 Umoren / Unisex -
331 Usaini / Unisex -
332 Usuman / Unisex -
333 Uwakwe / Unisex -
334 Victor / Unisex -
335 Vivian Girl lively
336 Waheed Boy -
337 Wakili / Unisex -
338 Waziri / Unisex -
339 Wilson / Unisex Son of Will
340 Wisdom Boy wisdom
341 Yahaya Boy -
342 Yahuza / Unisex -
343 Yakubu Boy -
344 Yarima / Unisex -
345 Yekini / Unisex -
346 Yemisi Girl -
347 Yerima / Unisex -
348 Yinusa / Unisex -
349 Yohana / Unisex -
350 Yunusa / Unisex -
351 Yushau / Unisex -
352 Yusuff / Unisex -
353 Yusufu / Unisex -
354 Zahrau Girl -
355 Zainab Girl a fragrant or beautiful plant
356 Zakari / Unisex -

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