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Top Igbo names for boys and their meaning

Top Igbo names for boys and their meaning

Are you expecting the birth of a son or you have just had a boy in your family? Our list of Igbo names for boys has ancient, modern, popular and rare names. So, learn popular and rare Igbo names for boys and their meaning and choose the best one!

Top Igbo names for boys and their meaning

10 most popular Igbo names and their meanings

  1. Obimnaetochukwu - My heart praises God.
  2. Chimamanda - My God will never fall or fail.
  3. Chizutere - God sent. It is one of the favorite among the Igbo community, other versions include Zicora, Ziteora.
  4. Kamsiyochukwu - As I have asked God.
  5. Achike - Give praise to the Lord.
  6. Chidindu - God is alive.
  7. Chukwuebuka - God is mighty.
  8. Chibuikem - God is my strength.
  9. Ifeanyichukwu - Nothing is big for God (He can do anything).
  10. Ekene - Thanks.
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Other Igbo names for baby boys

  • Ahamefula - May my name not be lost
  • Ahaoma - Good name
  • Ahizechukwu - By the grace of God
  • Akachi - God’s hand
  • Akannam - My Father’s hand
  • Amarachi - God’s grace
  • Anayochi - Requesting from God
  • Anelechi - Looking onto God
  • Anyalewechi - Let your eyes look onto God
  • Arinzechukwu - By the grace of God
  • Cheluchi - Wait for God
  • Cherechi - Wait for God too
  • Chetachi - Remember God
  • Chiagozie - God has blessed
  • Chialuka - God has done a great work
  • Chibueze - God is a king
  • Chibugo - God is my glory
  • Chibuisi - God is head
  • Chibuike - God is strength

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  • Chibundu - God is life
  • Chibuzo - God is in front
  • Chidebe - May God keep
  • Chidebere - God kept
  • Chideraa - Once God has written
  • Chidi - God is
  • Chidiebere - God is merciful
  • Chidiebube - God is glorious
  • Chidike - God is strong
  • Chidolue - May God keep
  • Chidozie - May God restore
  • Chidubem - May God guide me
  • Chiduzie - May God guide
  • Chiemelie - God has done great
  • Chiemena - God has done well
  • Chiemezie - God has restored
  • Chigemezu - God will complete
  • Chigbogu - May God resolve the fight
  • Chigozie - God bless
  • Chigozirim - God blessed me
  • Chigunyerem - God counted me in
  • Chijindu - God has life
  • Chijioke - God has my share
  • Chika - God is bigger
  • Chikaodinaka - It’s in God’s hands
  • Chike - Strong God
  • Chikelum - God made me
  • Chikezie - God created well
  • Chikwe - If God agrees
  • Chikwado - God willing
  • Chilota - May God remember
  • Chima - God knows
  • Chimaobi - God knows the heart

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  • Chimdi - My God is
  • Chimebuka - My God is big
  • Chimezie - May God restore
  • Chimuanya - God is awake
  • Chinedu - God guides
  • Chinekwu - God speaks
  • Chineme - God does
  • Chukwudi - God is
  • Chukwuebuka - God is big
  • Chukwuemeka - God has done great
  • Chukwuka - God is bigger
  • Chukwuma - God knows
  • Chukwunyere - God gave
  • Daberechi - Lean onto God
  • Eberechukwu - God’s mercy
  • Eberendu - Life’s mercy
  • Ebubechukwu - The glory of God
  • Ejiofo - My hands are clean
  • Ekelemchi - I thank God
  • Ekperechi - Prayer to God
  • Ekperedike - The prayer of a great man
  • Ekwueme - One who says and does
  • Emeribe - As my mates are treated, so I would like to be treated
  • Enyinnaya - His father’s friend
  • Enyioma - Good friend
  • Eze - King
  • Ezeakachi - The king is not greater than God
  • Eziamaka - The family home is good
  • Ibekwe - If the mates agree
  • Ifeanyichukwu/ Iheanyichukwu - Nothing is too big for God to do
  • Ifesinachi - Things are from God
  • Igwebuike - Unity is strength
  • Ihunna - The face of the father
  • Ihuoma - Good fortune
  • Ikechukwu - The strength of God
  • Ikenna - The strength of the father
  • Ikeobi - The strength of the family home
  • Isiawele - Good head
  • Isioma - Good head too
  • Jachike - Praise God
  • Jidenna - Hold the father
  • Jideofo - Keep your hands clean
  • Jigidemaka - Hold me. But it usually means God hold me tight
  • Kainelechi - Let’s look onto God
  • Kanyitochukwu - Let’s praise God
  • Kanayochi - Let’s request of God
  • Kelechi - Praise God
  • Kenechukwu - Praise God too
  • Kosaluchi - Tell it to God
  • Kosisochi - As it pleases God
  • Lotachi: - Remember God
  • Lotenna - Remember father
  • Lewechi - Look onto God
  • Maduforo - We have people
  • Madukaego - A Person is greater than money
  • Marachi - Know God
  • Ndubuaku - Life is wealth
  • Ndubueze - Life is King
  • Ndubuisi - Life is first
  • Ndudi - When there is life
  • Ndukauba - Life is greater than wealth
  • Ndulaka - Life has the say
  • Ngozi - Blessing
  • Nkemjika - What I have is greater
  • Nnabugo - Father’s glory
  • Nnaemeka - Father has done great. It usually refers to God
  • Nnadozie - Father repairs
  • Nnamdi - My father is
  • Nze - A titled respected man
  • Nzubechi - Will of God
  • Obi - Family home
  • Obi - Heart
  • Obiedika - The heart endured much
  • Obinna - The heart or will of the father
  • Obumneke - Is it I that creates?
  • Obumneme - Is it I that does it?

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  • Ogbonna - Father’s look alike
  • Ogemdi - My time is
  • Okafo - Man born on Afo market day
  • Okeahialam - Let my share not pass me by
  • Okechukwu - Share from God
  • Okeke - Man born on Eke market day
  • Okezie - From Chikezie, God created well
  • Okonkwo - Man born on Nkwo market day
  • Okorie/Okoye - Man born on Orie/Oye market day
  • Onyekachi - Who is greater than God
  • Onyemachi - Who knows God
  • Onyemaechi - Who knows tomorrow
  • Osinachi - From God
  • Ositadinma - From today, it is well
  • Ozioma - Gospel/Good news
  • Ozobia - Let another come
  • Soludo - Follow peace
  • Somadina - Let me not be alone
  • Somtochukwu - Follow me and praise God
  • Tochukwu - Praise God
  • Tobenna - Praise the Father
  • Tonna - Praise the Father
  • Uchenna - The will of the father
  • Uchechukwu - The will of God
  • Ucheoma - Goodwill
  • Udochukwu - Peace of God
  • Udoka - Peace is greater
  • Ulonna - The Father’s house
  • Ugochukwu - The glory of God
  • Ugonna - The glory of the father
  • Ugonnatuwerem - The glory given to me by my father
  • Uwabunkeonye - Whose own is the world
  • Uzochi - God’s way
  • Uzodinma - When the road or path is good
  • Uzoma - Good path
Igbo names for boys and their meaning

Absolutely all parents should try to choose beautiful and powerful names for their children. Consider the most beautiful and unique male names recognized throughout the world! Which one would you choose?

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