African Dog Names

If you're interested in African culture or if you have a dog with African origins, choosing an African name may be best for your dog. This page lists 100 unique African names and their meaning that you can use for your dog (or other pets).

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African Dog Names
NameGenderLikes
Aba
Born on Thursday
Female
26
Ababuo
Child that comes back
Female
20
Abam
Second child
Female
13
Abeeku
Born on Wednesday
Male
17
Abena
Born on Tuesday
Female
23
Addae
Morning sun
Male
48
Adeben
The twelfth born
Male
36
Adia
Being a gift
Female
56
Adika
First child from second husband
Male
45
Adofo
Courageous warrior
Male
53
Adom
Help from God
Male
39
Adowa
Born on Tuesday
Female
29
Adwoa
Born on Monday
Female
18
Afia
Born on Friday
Female
23
Afryea
Born during good times
Female
22
Agyei
Messenger from God
Male
22
Amar
Long life
Male
29
Ane
Keep them guessing
Neutral
23
Ayize
Let it happen
Neutral
19
Aza
Strong or powerful
Neutral
81
Baayo
Orphan
Neutral
29
Bebile
Rich
Female
22
Bheka
Watch
Male
27
Bhekisisa
Cautious
Female
15
Bika
Omen
Neutral
22
Buyisiwe
Returned
Male
19
Chaga
Does things vigorously
Male
22
Chakide
Weasel
Male
11
Chebe
Good luck
Neutral
22
Delani
Content
Male
22
Digane
One who searches
16
Dinga
Wonderer
Neutral
17
Domme
I have been blessed
Neutral
24
Duma
Lightning
Neutral
35
Emi
Ghost
Neutral
19
Enyi
Friend
Female
36
Enyonyam
It is good for me
Female
17
Faa
Useful
Neutral
10
Goni
A promise
Neutral
14
Ibubesi
Lion
Male
21
Inaani
Who is home alone
Neutral
12
Kaabo
Welcome
Neutral
15
Kafi
Quiet
Female
31
Kamikazi
Queen
Female
23
Kanzi
Treasure
Female
41
Kehinde
Youngest of twins
Female
16
Khata
Home
Neutral
15
Khaya
Home
Male
21
Khayakazi
The great home
Female
11
Kianga
Sunshine
Female
27
Kifaa
Useful
Female
25
Kuume
Friend
Neutral
22
Kwini
Queen
Female
24
Lomo
Sunshine
Neutral
18
Lwandle
Ocean
Female
14
Mhambi
Traveller
Male
14
Minzi
Protector
Male
73
Moja
Single
Neutral
18
Mondli
Feeder
Male
18
Moriti
Shadow
Neutral
14
Moyo
Good health
Male
15
Nandi
Sweet
Female
54
Nata
Faithful
Female
18
Nhalahla
Luck
Female
17
Obi
Heart
Neutral
31
Ode
Born by the road
Neutral
17
Ogbo
Friend
Neutral
12
Okaka
Blessing
Neutral
10
Okra
Soul
Male
18
Olee
Happy moment
Neutral
20
Phila
In good health
Male
18
Raadi
Thunder
Neutral
13
Roho
Soul
Male
12
Roro
Fierce
Neutral
18
Safari
Journey
Neutral
17
Simangele
Surprise
Female
13
Sipho
Gift
Male
20
Siphokazi
Gift
Female
12
Sisa
Fondness
Male
16
Siti
Lady
Female
16
Stara
Protected
Female
32
Sudi
Luck
Male
24
Tandie
Fire
Neutral
18
Teke
Prayer
Neutral
14
Tezi
One who stays
Neutral
42
Thabisa
Bring joy
Female
18
Thabo
Happiness
Male
20
Thando
Love
Neutral
13
Thembi
Trusting
Female
20
Tholakele
Found
Female
12
Thulani
Be quiet
Male
14
Tiifu
Loyal
Male
24
Tindo
Active
Male
16
Tita
Prince
Male
21
Titi
Flower
Neutral
16
Uche
Deep thought
Female
14
Uje
Happiness
Neutral
14
Vuyiswa
Made happy
Female
10
Wandile
You are extra
Male
13
Yafeu
Bold
Male
21

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