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These Amazing African Baby Names Will Make You Want To Conceive

Kanye means freedom.

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1. Nala (NAH-lah)

Meaning: Successful.
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Meaning: Successful.

2. Amara (a-MAHR-a)

Meaning: Elegance.
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Meaning: Elegance.

3. Mbali (MBAH-lee)

Meaning: Like a flower.
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Meaning: Like a flower.

4. Ayana (uh-YA-nuh)

Meaning: Beautiful blossom.
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Meaning: Beautiful blossom.

5. Ebele (eh-BEH-leh)

Meaning: Compassion.
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Meaning: Compassion.

6. Imani (i-MAH-nee)

Meaning: Faithful person.
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Meaning: Faithful person.

7. Nyarai (NAY-ray)

Meaning: Humble woman.
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Meaning: Humble woman.

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8. Chidike (chi-DEE-keh)

Meaning: The strength of God.
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Meaning: The strength of God.

9. Faraji (fah-RAH-jee)

Meaning: Adored.
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Meaning: Adored.

10. Imamu (i-MAH-moo)

Meaning: Spiritual leader.
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Meaning: Spiritual leader.

11. Kanye (KAHN-yay)

Meaning: Freedom.
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Meaning: Freedom.

12. Khari (KHAH-ree)

Meaning: Like a king.
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Meaning: Like a king.

13. Talib (tah-LEEB)

Meaning: One who seeks.
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Meaning: One who seeks.

14. Zuberi (zoo-BEH-ri)

Meaning: Powerful.
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Meaning: Powerful.

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15. Desta (DES-tuh)

Meaning: Pleasure.
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Meaning: Pleasure.

16. Ekene (eh-KEH-neh)

Meaning: Acclaimed
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Meaning: Acclaimed

17. Folami (FOH-lah-mee)

Meaning: One who demands respect.
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Meaning: One who demands respect.

18. Makena (muh-KEN-na)

Meaning: Delighted.
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Meaning: Delighted.

19. Nuru (NOO-roo)

Meaning: Filled with light.
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Meaning: Filled with light.

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