8 Letter Nigerian Names

Here you can easily browse through 8 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 Abdulahi Boy -
2 Abdullah / Unisex -
3 Abimbola Girl Born to be wealthy
4 Abubakar Boy Noble
5 Adebanjo / Unisex -
6 Adediran / Unisex -
7 Adedokun / Unisex -
8 Adedoyin / Unisex -
9 Adegbite / Unisex -
10 Adegbola / Unisex -
11 Adegboye / Unisex -
12 Adekunle Boy -
13 Adelakun / Unisex -
14 Adeniran / Unisex -
15 Aderonke Girl -
16 Adesanya / Unisex -
17 Adeshina / Unisex -
18 Adetunji / Unisex -
19 Adewunmi / Unisex -
20 Adeyanju / Unisex -
21 Adeyinka / Unisex -
22 Afolayan / Unisex -
23 Akindele / Unisex -
24 Akinleye / Unisex -
25 Akinpelu / Unisex -
26 Akinsola / Unisex -
27 Akintayo / Unisex -
28 Akintola / Unisex -
29 Akinwale / Unisex -
30 Akinyemi / Unisex -
31 Alhassan Boy -
32 Amarachi Girl The one who is the grace of Almighty
33 Angelina Girl messenger of God
34 Aniefiok Boy -
35 Anthonia Girl -
36 Attahiru / Unisex -
37 Azubuike / Unisex Strength gained from experiences of the past.
38 Azunwena Boy -
39 Babagana Boy -
40 Babalola / Unisex -
41 Badamasi Boy -
42 Balarabe Boy -
43 Bamidele Boy -
44 Barnabas Boy son of the prophet
45 Beatrice Girl voyager (through life); blessed
46 Benedict Boy blessed
47 Benjamin Boy son of the south
48 Bilikisu Girl -
49 Blessing Girl consecration
50 Boniface Boy fortunate, auspicious
51 Caroline Girl free man
52 Chiamaka Girl A guardian spirit
53 Chibueze Boy Where God is the King
54 Chibuike Boy God is strength.
55 Chibuzor Boy God first or God leads
56 Chidimma Girl -
57 Chidinma Girl -
58 Chigozie Boy -
59 Chijioke Boy -
60 Chimezie Boy Let God do it.
61 Chinenye Girl -
62 Chinonso Boy -
63 Chinyere Girl -
64 Chizorum Girl -
65 Chukwudi Boy -
66 Chukwuka Boy -
67 Chukwuma Boy God knows, God knows better than anyone.
68 Cordelia Girl heart
69 Damilola Girl -
70 Daramola / Unisex -
71 Ebenezer Boy stone of help
72 Edidiong / Unisex -
73 Ekundayo / Unisex The one who turns sorrows to joys
74 Emmanuel Boy God is with us
75 Eucharia Girl -
76 Fadimatu Girl -
77 Fatimatu Girl -
78 Florence Girl flowering or in bloom
79 Folasade Girl Yoruba term meaning honor confers a crown.
80 Franklin Boy free landholder
81 Galadima / Unisex -
82 Godswill Boy -
83 Goodluck Boy One who has a good luck, a lucky person
84 Goodness Girl -
85 Halimatu Girl -
86 Harrison Boy son of Harry
87 Hussaina Girl -
88 Hussaini Boy -
89 Ibikunle / Unisex -
90 Ibraheem / Unisex -
91 Ifeyinwa Girl Nothing can be compared to a child.
92 Ilesanmi / Unisex -
93 Imaobong Girl -
94 Iniobong Girl -
95 Innocent Boy innocent
96 Jennifer Girl fair one
97 Jeremiah Boy Yahweh will exalt
98 Jonathan Boy Yahweh has given
99 Julianah Girl -
100 Khadijat Girl -
101 Kikelomo Girl A child whom everyone loves pampering.
102 Kingsley Boy king's meadow
103 Kolawole Boy Yoruba term meaning wealth has entered.
104 Komolafe / Unisex -
105 Lawrence Boy from Laurentum
106 Lubabatu Girl -
107 Mahammad / Unisex -
108 Mahammed / Unisex An admirable, priseworthy and thankful man
109 Margaret Girl pearl
110 Mohammad Boy praiseworthy
111 Mohammed Boy praiseworthy
112 Mojisola Girl -
113 Monsurat Girl -
114 Muhammad Boy praiseworthy
115 Muhammed Boy praiseworthy
116 Muritala Boy -
117 Mustapha Boy chosen
118 Nafisatu Girl -
119 Ndifreke Boy -
120 Ndubuisi Boy -
121 Nicholas Boy people of victory
122 Nurudeen Boy -
123 Nwabueze / Unisex Child is the king
124 Nwokocha / Unisex -
125 Ogunbiyi / Unisex -
126 Ogundare / Unisex -
127 Ogundele / Unisex -
128 Ogundipe / Unisex -
129 Ogunjobi / Unisex -
130 Ogunlade / Unisex -
131 Ogunleye / Unisex -
132 Ogunniyi / Unisex -
133 Ogunsola / Unisex -
134 Ogunyemi / Unisex -
135 Ojonjoku / Unisex -
136 Okwudili Boy -
137 Oladokun / Unisex -
138 Olagunju / Unisex -
139 Olakunle Boy -
140 Olalekan Boy -
141 Olaniyan / Unisex -
142 Olatunde Boy joy returns
143 Olatunji Boy -
144 Olayinka Girl Wealth surrounds me
145 Olubunmi Girl -
146 Olufunke Girl -
147 Olusegun Boy God gives victory
148 Olushola Boy God has blessed or honored me
149 Omotosho / Unisex -
150 Omowunmi Girl -
151 Oyetunji / Unisex -
152 Patience Girl enduring or forbearing
153 Patricia Girl Noble
154 Precious Girl of great value or highly esteemed
155 Princess Girl title for the daughter of a queen or king
156 Rashidat Girl -
157 Roseline Girl gentle horse
158 Rosemary Girl dew of the sea
159 Safiyanu Boy -
160 Salamatu Girl -
161 Saturday Boy A day in a week; Saturn's day
162 Shafaatu Girl -
163 Shakirat Girl An appreciative person
164 Shamsiya Girl -
165 Sherifat Girl -
166 Sulaiman Boy peace
167 Sulaimon Boy -
168 Suleiman Boy peace
169 Sylvanus Boy woods
170 Tajudeen Boy -
171 Temitayo Girl -
172 Temitope Girl One who is worthy for praise.
173 Thankgod Boy -
174 Thompson / Unisex Son of thomas
175 Titilayo Girl One who is joyful for ever, ever happy
176 Tochukwu Boy -
177 Tolulope Girl To God be the glory.
178 Ugwuanyi / Unisex -
179 Veronica Girl true image
180 Victoria Girl victory
181 Virginia Girl maid, virgin
182 Williams Boy will helmet
183 Zakariya / Unisex God has remembered

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