African Dog Names

Africa is home to some of the world's most diverse wildlife. Acknowledge your dog's wild side by giving it a powerful and unique African name.

African Dog Names

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All African Dog Names

  • Meaning: Noble
  • Meaning: Born On Tuesday
  • Ada
    Meaning: Noble, kind
  • Meaning: Father's Daughter
  • Meaning: Being a gift
  • Ade
    Meaning: Crown, Royal
  • Meaning: Brave
  • Meaning: Of Noble Kin
  • Ama
    Meaning: Eagle
  • Meaning: Long life
  • Meaning: Peaceful, safe
  • Meaning: a compound derived from ammonia by replacing hydrogen atoms by univalent hydrocarbon radicals
  • Meaning: Lively
  • Ayo
    Meaning: Full of joy
  • Meaning: Japanese battle cry.
  • Meaning: Blessed
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  • Meaning: Gracious
  • Chi
    Meaning: Younger generation
  • Meaning: a nihilistic art movement (especially in painting) that flourished in Europe early in the 20th century; based on irrationality and negation of the accepted laws of beauty
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  • Meaning: West African drum
  • Meaning: The Inspirer
  • Meaning: Loved
  • Faa
  • Meaning: Rejoice
  • Meaning: Good Fortune Walks With Honor
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  • Meaning: Beautiful, Elegant
  • Meaning: Building
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  • Meaning: Energetic
  • Meaning: Queen
  • Meaning: Treasure
  • Meaning: Controller Of Anger
  • Meaning: Long-Awaited Child
  • Meaning: The Loved One
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  • Meaning: Sunshine
  • Meaning: Friend
  • Meaning: Queen
  • Meaning: Little brother
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  • Meaning: Beautiful.
  • Meaning: Strength
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  • Meaning: Victor
  • Meaning: Full of delight
  • Meaning: Unique
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  • Meaning: Young girl
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  • Meaning: Beloved
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  • Meaning: Young
  • Oba
    Meaning: King
  • Obi
    Meaning: Heart
  • Ode
    Meaning: A Lyric Poem
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  • Meaning: Happy moment
  • Meaning: He Who Likes The Hunt
  • Meaning: the basic unit of money in Botswana
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  • Meaning: Friend
  • Meaning: Prophet
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  • Meaning: Soul
  • Meaning: Nobility
  • Meaning: Joy
  • Meaning: Cactus Fruit
  • Meaning: Journey, Expedition
  • Meaning: Mirage
  • Meaning: Seraphim
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  • Meaning: Lion
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  • Meaning: Lady
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  • Meaning: To Honor, Hold In Esteem
  • Meaning: Active
  • Meaning: Flower
  • Meaning: Bold
  • Meaning: Movement
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  • Meaning: Brilliant, Ahead
  • Meaning: Heaven

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African Dog Names: Stats


As of October 2022, african dog names seem increasingly popular with new puppy owners. Our stats show that they are more fashionable than they were six months ago.

Nala is the most popular name, having received more likes than any other in this list of african dog names.

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