List of Igbo Names and Their Meanings

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Name Gender Abbreviation Meaning
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Ijebusomma Female The journey is smooth.
Iweobiegbulam Unique May I never die of anger or hatred.
Mamelu or Muomelu Male God created.
Onyemauchechi or Onyemauchechukwu Unique Who knows God's intention Uchechi
Solumtobechukwu Male Praise the Lord/God with me. Solum or Tobechukwu
Beluchi Male Respect God or Fear God. Belu
Ibezimako Male People have taught me a lesson/wisdom. Ibe
Iloabuchi Male Your enemy is not God. Ilo
Rapuluchukwu Male Leave everything to God. Rapulu
Osonduagwuike Male There is no boredom in the pursuit of life/happiness Osondu
Udokamma Unique Peace is better than war Udoka
Onwuatuegwu Male Not Afriad of Death
Ijeagha Male The journey of war. Ije
Akobundu Male Knowledge is power. Ndu
Uchechukwu Unique God Wish; God Will Uche
Abazu Male You never get rich enough (so be satisfied with what you have). Aba
Otitodilinna or Otitodilichukwu or Otitodiliolisa Male Thank be to God. Otito
Udegbunam Male Let my generosity prevail. Ude
Somayina Male May I not travel (or sojourn) alone. Som
Mbanefo Male New town has been created Mba
Madukaife Male A person is worth more than property. Mmadu
Ugoorji Male Pride of the family. Ugorji
Izuchukwu Male God's decision. Izu
Ifeoma Female Great thing OR Good thing
Onyekachi or Onyekachukwu Male Who is great than God. Onyeka
Jideofor Male Stand with truth/evidence Jide
Akudinobi Unique Wealth is in the heart. Aku
Halimnye Unique Leave me alone Halim
Ijendu Unique Journey of life. Ije
Munachiso Unique I am with God. I am in unity with God. Chiso
Ijeli Unique Uncountable. Ijeli
Sochima Unique Only God knows Chima
Hanyechukwu or Hanyeolisah or Hanyechi Unique Leave it to God. Hanye
Ijeawele Male Safe journey. Ije
Maduabuchim Unique No one is my God. No one can determine what my future/destiny will be. Mmadu OR Abuchi
Adaku Female Precious/treasured daughter. Ada
Fumnanya Female Love Me. Ifuu
Madueke Male Humans don't create except God. Madueke
Uzoamaka Female The journey is good or the road is good. Uzo or Amaka
Ikedinachukwu Male There is power in God. Ikedi
Ozoemena Male Let there be no more(esp. bad things). Ozo
Ikechukwu Male Power of God. IK
Uzomma Female Good road/journey Uzo
Mgborie Female Born on Orie(one of Igbo four market days) day.
Isioma Female Good luck
Zikoranachidimma Female Show the world how great is the Lord/God. Chidimma
Ifenyinwa Female Child is priceless. Ify
Dumetochukwu or Dumetolisa Male Join me in praising the Lord. Dumeto
Halim Unique Leave it to me. Halim
Ozioma Unique Good news Ozioma