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200 Most Popular Igbo Female Names And Their Meaning

Native names are pleasant,  people find native names as something so sweet and beautiful. They loved their native names, sometimes because of the meaning attached to these native names.

People believed that their native names are something that can describe them and their personalities perfectly, and that, it is something positive.

Today, it is unfortunate that parents will give their children names without knowing the meaning of the names they gave to their children. This is true!

However, my focus in this article will be on Igbo female names and the meaning attached to these names. I am going to make available Igbo female names, at least 200 of those names and their meaning, so that those who desire to give their female children Igbo names or perhaps, those who wish to change their names and take to Igbo names can do so. For those who are from Igbo extraction, you just have to love your native names, are they not sweet in their meaning?

I am convinced that this list of Igbo female names will guide every parent while choosing good and meaningful lgbo names for their female children. Although, it is the right of parents to give the right names to their children, whatever names they desire, but that never means that, they can just give any name to their children.

What Then Are The Most Popular Igbo Female Names And Their Meaning?

As l said earlier, in this article, l will be focusing only on the most popular Yoruba female names and their meaning, therefore, below are the list of 200 most popular Yoruba female names and their meaning

Ifechukwu

Meaning:  The light of God.

Ifedimma

Meaning:  Something good

Ifekristi

Meaning: The light of Christ.

Ifeyinwa

Meaning:  Nothing can be compared to a child.

Ifunanya

Meaning:  Love

Ihuoma

Meaning: One who is favored

Ihuomachukwu

Meaning:  God’s favor.

Ijeawele

Meaning:  A smooth journey.

Ijemma

Meaning:  A good journey.

Isioma

Meaning:  One who is fortunate and blessed

Kairaluchukwu

Meaning:  Let’s leave it to God.

Kaisoluchukwu

Meaning:  Let’s follow God.

Chinechezirim

Meaning:  God thinks good of me.

Chisimdi

Meaning:  God says I shall live.

Daberechi

Meaning:  Lean on God

Daluchi

Meaning:  Thank God.

Ekemma

Meaning:  One who was born on Eke market day

Epkereamaka

Meaning: One who finds prayer is good and wonderful.

Eziamaka

Meaning: One who believes that good things are obtained by going out

Akwaugo

Meaning:  “my precious daughter

Amaogechukwu

Meaning: “ Lord’s time is the best”

Azuka

Meaning:  “we grow stronger with experience”

Akumjeli

Meaning:  “I will enjoy that wealth”

Isioma

Meaning:  “good luck”

Onochie

Meaning: “the one who replaces”

Chukwunomso

Meaning:  “Lord is near me”

Fumnanya

Meaning:  “love me”

Uzoamaka

Meaning: “a good journey” or “a smooth path”

Ginikawa/Ginikachukwu

Meaning: “there’s nothing greater than a child” and “there’s nothing greater than the Lord”

Chiazokam

Meaning: God has saved me well.

Chibinobim

Meaning:  God dwells in my heart.

Chibundo

Meaning:  God is my shelter

Chibuogu

Meaning:  God is my strength.

Chichima

Meaning:  A sweet and precious girl.

Chinechezirim :

Meaning: God thinks good of me

Ezichi

Meaning:  Good God!

Ezinne

Meaning: The good mother.

Ginika

Meaning:  What can be greater than God?

Achebe

Meaning: One who is protected by the Goddess

Adaego

Meaning: Daughter of wealth

Adaeze

Meaning:  Princess, daughter of the king.

Adaku

Meaning:  A girl born into wealthy family or the one who brings wealth to the family.

Adanna

Meaning: Father’s daughter, given to the elder sister of a girl

Adaobi

Meaning: The first daughter in the family compound.

Adaolisa

Meaning:  God’s daughter.

Adaugo

Meaning: Beautiful daughter or daughter of an eagle.

Adaure

Meaning:  Daughter of Uruala, a town in Imo State.

Addana

Meaning: The younger sister of a girl

Ahunna

Meaning: One with the body of her father.

Ezichi

Meaning: Good God!

Ezinne

Meaning:  The good mother.

Amaka

Meaning: Queen of ravishing beauty who is spontaneous and versatile by nature

Chimamanda

Meaning:  My God will not fail

Chikaima

Meaning:  It’s God we know

Kamharida

Meaning:  May I not fall

Kosisochukwu

Meaning:  However it pleases God

Ndumzoronachukwu

Meaning:  My life is hidden in God

Zioranmachukwu

Meaning: Show the world God’s beauty

Kaimarachukwu

Meaning:  Let’s know God

Obinaetochukwu

Meaning:  A heart that praises God

Sochima

Meaning:  Only God Knows

Chinagorom

Meaning: God is my witness

Chisomaga

Meaning:  God walks with me

Chukwukasiemobi

Meaning:  God console my heart

Somgolibe

Meaning:  Follow Me Rejoice

Nmasinachi

Meaning:  Beauty Is From God

Chidiuto

Meaning: God Is Sweet

Ifechidelu, Ifechukwukwurugeme

Meaning: What God has written…God’s words must come to pass

Ifechimererika

Meaning:  God’s works are endless

Chigaemezu

Meaning:  God will fulfill

Nwanyibuife

Meaning:  A woman is light

Chisimdiri

Meaning: God said I shall live

Kachizamekpere

Meaning:  Let God answer my prayer

Chizaramekpere

Meaning:  God Answered my prayers

Ekpereamaka

Meaning:  Prayer is beautiful

Nwukaamaka

Meaning:  Children born on Sunday are beautiful

Otitochukwu

Meaning:  In God’s Praise

Otutuchukwu

Meaning: Chant for God

Chimdalu

Meaning:  Thank you my God

Chinanuokum

Meaning:  God hear my calls

Chinalu

Meaning:  God is at work

Akummiriigwe

Meaning:  The Dew of Heaven

Kamsiyochukwu

Meaning: How I pleaded with God

Chisomnazu

Meaning:  God is my protector

Echioma

Meaning:  Brighter Tomorrow

Enyichukwu

Meaning:  God’s friend

Kaitochukwu

Meaning:  Let’s praise God

Chimsimdili

Meaning:  My God said I shall live

Oguguochukwu

Meaning:  Befriend God

Makuochukwu

Meaning:  Embrace God

Kachiside (Kachi)

Meaning:  As God has written

Amaka

Meaning:  Queen of ravishing beauty

Anwuli

Meaning:  Joy, a joyous and happy girl

Anwulichukwu

Meaning:  Joy of the lord.

Anwulika

Meaning:  My joy is great or joy is greater.

Apunanwu

Meaning: A precious and beautiful girl untainted by the sun.

Binyelum

Meaning:  Stay with me

Chiagozie

Meaning:  God has blessed me.

Chiasoka

Meaning: God is too sweet.

Ifechiluru

Meaning:  What God has done

Akumjeli

Meaning: I will enjoy that wealth

Akwaugo

Meaning :My precious daughter

Amaogechukwu

Meaning:Lord’s time is the best

Chukwudaalu

Meaning:thank you, Lord or thank God

Ekene

Meaning:The one who recieves a lot of praise

Fumnanya

Meaning:Love me

Isioma

Meaning:One who is fortunate and blessed.

Ozioma

Meaning:The message, God’s good news

Uzoamaka

Meaning:A good path

Adaego

Meaning:Daughter of wealth

Adaeze

Meaning:Princess, daughter of the king.

Adaolisa

Meaning:God’s daughter.

Akuada

Meaning: A girl born into a wealthy family.

Anwuli

Meaning: Joy, a joyous and happy girl.

Anwulichukwu

Meaning;Joy of the lord.

Anwulika

Meaning:My joy is great or joy is greater

Binyelum

Meaning: Stay with me.

Chiagozie

Meaning:God has blessed me.

Chiasoka

Meaning:God is too sweet.

Chiazokam

Meaning:God has saved me well.

Chibarameze

Meaning:God has made me a king.

Chibinobim

Meaning:God dwells in my heart.

Chibundo

Meaning:God is my shelter

Chibuogu

Meaning:God is my strength.

Chichima

Meaning:A sweet and precious girl.

Chinechezirim

Meaning:God thinks good of me.

Daberechi

Meaning:Lean on God, one who is dependent on God.

Daluchi

Meaning:Thank God.

Ezinne

Meaning:The good mother.

Ginikanwa

Meaning:What is greater than a child

Ifechiluru

Meaning:What God has done.

Ifechukwu

Meaning:The light of God.

Ifedimma

Meaning:Something good

Akumjeli

Meaning:I will enjoy that wealth

Akwaugo

Meaning:My precious daughter

Amaogechukwu

Meaning:Lord’s time is the best

Fumnanya

Meaning:Love me

Ginikachukwu

Meaning:There’s nothing greater than a child and “there’s nothing greater than the Lord

Isioma

Meaning:One who is fortunate and blessed.

Chukwudaalu

Meaning:thank you, Lord or thank God

Uzoamaka

Meaning: a good path

Adaolisa

Meaning: God’s daughter

Ahunna

Meaning:One with the body of her father.

Anwuli

Meaning:Joy, a joyous and happy girl.

Anwulichukwu

Meaning:Joy of the lord.

Anwulika

Meaning: My joy is great or joy is greater.

Adaku

Meaning: first daughter born into wealth

Assure

Meaning: happy first daughter

Adaolisa

Meaning: first daughter of God

Adaoma

Meaning: good / beautiful first daughter

Adaora

Meaning: first daughter of the community

Adaugo

Meaning: first daughter of the eagle

Agbomma

Meaning: beautiful young woman

Akachi

Meaning: hand of God

Akuabata

Meaning: wealth has arrived

Akuchi

Meaning: wealth from God

Akudi

Meaning: there is wealth

Akudo

Meaning: peaceful wealth

Akunna

Meaning: father’s wealth

Akunnaya

Meaning: her father’s wealth

Amara

Meaning: grace

Amarachi

Meaning: grace of God

Anuli

Meaning: joy

Anulika

Meaning: there is more joy

Chetachi

Meaning: remember God

Chiadikaobi

Meaning: God is not like we think in our heart

Chibugo

Meaning: God is my glory

Chibuzo

Meaning God is first

Chidy

Meaning: God Exists

Chima

Meaning:  The Creator Knows; God Knows

Chiaka

Meaning:  God Says; God will Decide

Chidea

Meaning:  God Exists

Chinua

Meaning:  May God Fight for Me

Chinwe

Meaning:  God Owns Life; God is the Owner

Chioma

Meaning:  God is Great; Good Luck; Fortune

Chibuzo

Meaning:  Lord Guides Me; God Provides Me …

Chikere

Meaning: God Created Humans; Created by God

Chimere

Meaning:  A Loose Sleeveless Robe Worn …

Chinaka

Meaning:  God Decides; God Suggest

Chinanu

Meaning:  God Hears

Chinara

Meaning:  May God Receive

Chinelo

Meaning:  God does Not Forget Me

Chizoba

Meaning:  God Protect us; God Keep us

Cheluchi

Meaning: Wait for God in Every Situation

Chidiogo

Meaning:  Gods Own Gift; God is Favour

Chiemela

Meaning: God has Done Something Wonderful

Chigozie

Meaning:  May God Give Blessing

Chijioke

Meaning:  God is in Charge of Creation

Chikezie

Meaning:  God’s will is Supreme

Chinedum

Meaning:  God Guides Me; God is Leading Me

Chinenye

Meaning:  God did it; Beauty Queen; God

Chinyere

Meaning: God has Given; God Gave

Chikwendu

Meaning: May God Just Let Live

Chimaijem

Meaning:  God Knows My Way

Chimbuchi

Meaning:  My God is God

Chimuanya

Meaning:  My God is Awake / Aroused

Chinweike

Meaning:  God Owns Power

Chinwendu

Meaning:  God Possesses Life; God is the …

Chidiebele

Meaning:  God is Kind / Merciful

Chikadibia

Meaning:  God is Greater than the Doctor

Conclusion:

Having said all these, I am convince that this list of lgbo female names will guide every parent, while choosing good and meaningful lgbo names for their female children. Although, it is the right of parents to give the right names to their children, whatever names they desire, but that never mean that, they can just give any name to their children.

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