Hausa Names

Hausa names are used by the Hausa people of Niger and northern Nigeria.
gender
usage
Abubakar m Western African, Hausa, Fula
Form of Abu Bakr used in Nigeria.
Alhaji m Western African, Hausa
Means "the pilgrim" in Hausa, a derivative of Arabic حَجّ (hajj) meaning "pilgrimage, hajj". It is typically a title, not a name.
Alheri f Western African, Hausa
Means "grace" in Hausa.
Amina f Arabic, Bosnian, Tatar, Kazakh, Eastern African, Western African, Swahili, Hausa
Alternate transcription of Arabic Aminah 1 or Aminah 2, as well as the Bosnian, Tatar, Kazakh, Swahili and Hausa forms.
Haruna 2 m Western African, Hausa, Fula
Hausa and Fula form of Harun.
Hauwa f Western African, Hausa
Hausa form of Hawa.
Jatau m Western African, Hausa
Means "fair-coloured, light" in Hausa.
Kyauta m Western African, Hausa
Means "gift" in Hausa.
Muhammadu m Western African, Hausa, Fula
Hausa and Fula form of Muhammad.
Sadiq m Arabic, Urdu, Western African, Hausa
Means "loyal, true" in Arabic.