8 Letter African Names

Here you can easily browse through 8 letter African 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 Abdallah / Unisex servant; God's servant
2 Abdellah / Unisex servant
3 Abdulahi / Unisex -
4 Abdullah / Unisex God's servant
5 Abubakar / Unisex Noble
6 Adhiambo / Unisex African - daughter who is born after sunset
7 Aissatou / Unisex -
8 Alassane / Unisex -
9 Alhassan / Unisex -
10 Alphonse / Unisex ready for battle
11 Aminatou / Unisex -
12 Angelina / Unisex messenger of God
13 Ashenafi / Unisex -
14 Asnakech / Unisex -
15 Athumani / Unisex The third Khalifa
16 Augustin / Unisex great and magnificent
17 Bangoura / Unisex -
18 Baptista / Unisex -
19 Beatrice / Unisex voyager (through life); blessed
20 Bekelech / Unisex -
21 Benjamin / Unisex son of the south
22 Bernardo / Unisex Bernardo is Bold As A Bear
23 Bienvenu / Unisex -
24 Bizimana / Unisex -
25 Bizunesh / Unisex -
26 Blessing / Unisex consecration
27 Boniface / Unisex fortunate, auspicious
28 Boubacar / Unisex -
29 Boureima / Unisex -
30 Brigitte / Unisex A solid, firm, strong woman
31 Caroline / Unisex free man
32 Celestin / Unisex heavenly
33 Chinyere / Unisex -
34 Claudine / Unisex -
35 Compaore / Unisex -
36 da Costa / Unisex -
37 da Silva / Unisex -
38 de Sousa / Unisex -
39 Desalegn / Unisex -
40 Diomande / Unisex -
41 Domingas / Unisex -
42 Domingos / Unisex One who is born on Sunday
43 Donatien / Unisex given; gift from God
44 Ebenezer / Unisex stone of help
45 Elhassan / Unisex -
46 Emmanuel / Unisex God is with us
47 Fatimata / Unisex -
48 Fernando / Unisex adventurer
49 Ferreira / Unisex -
50 Florence / Unisex flowering or in bloom
51 Francine / Unisex from France
52 Francois / Unisex frenchman or free man
53 Fredrick / Unisex peaceful ruler
54 Frimpong / Unisex -
55 Geoffrey / Unisex peace
56 Germaine / Unisex from Germany
57 Getachew / Unisex -
58 Habimana / Unisex -
59 Hussaini / Unisex -
60 Ibrahima / Unisex -
61 Ingabire / Unisex -
62 Innocent / Unisex innocent
63 Issoufou / Unisex -
64 Jackline / Unisex -
65 Jennifer / Unisex fair one
66 Jeremiah / Unisex Yahweh will exalt
67 Johannes / Unisex God is gracious
68 Jonathan / Unisex Yahweh has given
69 Julienne / Unisex youthful; love's child
70 Kadiatou / Unisex -
71 Kassahun / Unisex -
72 Khadidja / Unisex -
73 Kingsley / Unisex king's meadow
74 Kourouma / Unisex -
75 Lawrence / Unisex from Laurentum
76 Lourenço / Unisex -
77 Loveness / Unisex -
78 Macharia / Unisex -
79 Macuacua / Unisex -
80 Mahlangu / Unisex -
81 Maimouna / Unisex She who is under divine protection
82 Maïmouna / Unisex She who is under divine protection
83 Mamoudou / Unisex -
84 Mansaray / Unisex -
85 Margaret / Unisex pearl
86 Matsinhe / Unisex -
87 Mekonnen / Unisex -
88 Mengesha / Unisex -
89 Mengistu / Unisex -
90 Mireille / Unisex wonderful; peace; propserous; admire
91 Mofokeng / Unisex -
92 Mohamedi / Unisex -
93 Mohammad / Unisex praiseworthy
94 Mohammed / Unisex praiseworthy
95 Mondlane / Unisex -
96 Monteiro / Unisex -
97 Muchanga / Unisex -
98 Muhammad / Unisex praiseworthy
99 Muhammed / Unisex praiseworthy
100 Mulugeta / Unisex -
101 Mulunesh / Unisex -
102 Mustapha / Unisex chosen
103 Nahimana / Unisex -
104 Nathalie / Unisex birthday
105 Nicholas / Unisex people of victory
106 Nigussie / Unisex -
107 Nyirenda / Unisex -
108 Odhiambo / Unisex -
109 Oliveira / Unisex -
110 Ouattara / Unisex -
111 Patience / Unisex enduring or forbearing
112 Patricia / Unisex Noble
113 Philippe / Unisex horse lover
114 Precious / Unisex of great value or highly esteemed
115 Roseline / Unisex gentle horse
116 Rosemary / Unisex dew of the sea
117 Salamata / Unisex -
118 Salimata / Unisex -
119 Savadogo / Unisex -
120 Sawadogo / Unisex -
121 Selemani / Unisex -
122 Shiferaw / Unisex -
123 Sulaiman / Unisex peace
124 Suleiman / Unisex peace
125 Tamboura / Unisex -
126 Teixeira / Unisex -
127 Temesgen / Unisex -
128 Temitope / Unisex One who is worthy for praise.
129 Tshibola / Unisex -
130 Veronica / Unisex true image
131 Victoria / Unisex victory
132 Williams / Unisex -
133 Yohannes / Unisex -
134 Youssouf / Unisex -
135 Zeinabou / Unisex -
136 Zenebech / Unisex -

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