Igbo Names

Igbo names are used by the Igbo people of Nigeria.
gender
usage
Adaeze f Western African, Igbo
Means "king's daughter" in Igbo.
Adanna f Western African, Igbo
Means "father's daughter" in Igbo.
Adannaya f Western African, Igbo
Means "her father's daughter" in Igbo.
Akachi m & f Western African, Igbo
Means "the hand of God" in Igbo.
Akuchi m & f Western African, Igbo
Means "wealth from God" in Igbo.
Amadi 1 m Western African, Igbo
Means "free man" in Igbo.
Amara f Western African, Igbo
Means "grace" in Igbo.
Amarachi f Western African, Igbo
Means "God's grace" in Igbo.
Añuli f Western African, Igbo
Means "joy" in Igbo.
Azubuike m Western African, Igbo
Means "the past is your strength" or "your back is your strength" in Igbo.
Chi 2 m & f Mythology, Western African, Igbo
Means "god, spiritual being" in Igbo, referring to the personal spiritual guardian that each person is believed to have. Christian Igbo people use it as a name for the personal Christian god. This can also be a short form of the many Igbo names that begin with this element.
Chiamaka f Western African, Igbo
Means "God is beautiful" in Igbo.
Chibueze m & f Western African, Igbo
Means "God is the king" in Igbo.
Chibuike m & f Western African, Igbo
Means "God is strength" in Igbo.
Chibuzo m & f Western African, Igbo
Means "God leads the way" in Igbo.
Chichi f Western African, Igbo
Diminutive of Igbo names beginning with the element Chi meaning "God".
Chidi m & f Western African, Igbo
Means "God exists" in Igbo. It is also a short form of Igbo names beginning with Chidi.
Chidiebere m & f Western African, Igbo
Means "God is merciful" in Igbo.
Chidiebube m & f Western African, Igbo
Means "God is glorious" in Igbo.
Chidiegwu m & f Western African, Igbo
Means "God is wonderful" in Igbo.
Chidike m Western African, Igbo
Means "God is strong" in Igbo.
Chidimma f Western African, Igbo
Means "God is good" in Igbo.
Chidubem m Western African, Igbo
Means "guided by God" in Igbo.
Chiemeka m Western African, Igbo
Means "God has performed great deeds" in Igbo.
Chijindum m & f Western African, Igbo
Means "God holds my life" in Igbo.
Chika 1 f Western African, Igbo
Means "God is the greatest" in Igbo.
Chike m & f Western African, Igbo
Means "God's power" in Igbo.
Chikere m & f Western African, Igbo
Means "God created" in Igbo.
Chima m Western African, Igbo
Means "God knows" in Igbo.
Chinasa f & m Western African, Igbo
Means "God answers" in Igbo.
Chinedu m & f Western African, Igbo
Means "God leads" in Igbo.
Chinonso m & f Western African, Igbo
Means "God is nearby" in Igbo.
Chinwe m & f Western African, Igbo
Means "God owns" in Igbo. It is also a short form of Igbo names beginning with Chinwe.
Chinweike m & f Western African, Igbo
Means "God owns power" in Igbo.
Chinwendu m & f Western African, Igbo
Means "God owns life" in Igbo.
Chinweuba m & f Western African, Igbo
Means "God owns wealth" in Igbo.
Chinyere f Western African, Igbo
Means "God gave" in Igbo.
Chioma f & m Western African, Igbo
Means "good God" in Igbo.
Chizoba m & f Western African, Igbo
Means "God protect us" in Igbo.
Chuks m Western African, Igbo
Diminutive of Igbo names beginning with the element Chukwu meaning "God".
Chukwudi m Western African, Igbo
Means "God exists" in Igbo, a variant of Chidi using Chukwu as the first element, which is the extended form of Chi meaning "God".
Chukwuemeka m Western African, Igbo
Means "God has performed great deeds" in Igbo.
Chukwuma m Western African, Igbo
Means "God knows" in Igbo, a variant of Chima using Chukwu as the first element, which is the extended form of Chi meaning "God".
Ebele f Western African, Igbo
Means "mercy, kindness" in Igbo.
Ekene m & f Western African, Igbo
Means "praise, thanks" in Igbo.
Ekenedilichukwu m & f Western African, Igbo
Means "all praise to God" in Igbo.
Ekwueme m Western African, Igbo
Means "he says, he does" in Igbo.
Emeka m Western African, Igbo
Short form of Chukwuemeka or other Igbo names ending with the same element.
Enyinnaya m Western African, Igbo
Means "his father's friend" in Igbo.
Fumnanya f Western African, Igbo
Means "love me" in Igbo.
Ifeanyi m Western African, Igbo
Means "nothing is impossible" in Igbo. It can be a short form of Ifeanyichukwu.
Ifeanyichukwu m Western African, Igbo
Means "nothing is impossible with God" in Igbo.
Ifeoma f Western African, Igbo
Means "good thing" in Igbo.
Ifunanya f Western African, Igbo
Means "love" in Igbo (literally "to see in one's eye").
Ijeoma f Western African, Igbo
Means "good journey" in Igbo.
Ikechukwu m Western African, Igbo
Means "power of God" in Igbo.
Ikenna m Western African, Igbo
Means "father's power" in Igbo.
Ndidi m & f Western African, Igbo
Means "patience" in Igbo.
Ngozi f & m Western African, Igbo
Means "blessing" in Igbo.
Nkechinyere f Western African, Igbo
Means "what God has given" or "gift of God" in Igbo.
Nkemdilim m & f Western African, Igbo
Means "let mine be mine" in Igbo.
Nkiruka f Western African, Igbo
Means "the future is greater" in Igbo.
Nnamdi m Western African, Igbo
Means "my father is alive" in Igbo. This name is given to a child when it is believed that he is a reincarnation of his grandfather.
Nneka f Western African, Igbo
Means "my mother is supreme" in Igbo.
Nnenna f Western African, Igbo
Means "father's mother" in Igbo. This name is sometimes given to a child when it is believed that she is a reincarnation of her paternal grandmother.
Nnenne f Western African, Igbo
Means "mother's mother" in Igbo. This name is sometimes given to a child when it is believed that she is a reincarnation of her maternal grandmother.
Nwanneka f Western African, Igbo
Means "my siblings are supreme" in Igbo.
Obi m Western African, Igbo
Means "heart" in Igbo.
Ogechukwukama f Western African, Igbo
Means "God's time is the best" in Igbo.
Okafor m Western African, Igbo
Means "born on Afor" in Igbo, Afor being one of the days of the Igbo week.
Okeke m Western African, Igbo
Means "born on Eke" in Igbo, Eke being one of the days of the Igbo week.
Okonkwo m Western African, Igbo
Means "born on Nkwo" in Igbo, Nkwo being one of the days of the Igbo week.
Okorie m Western African, Igbo
Means "born on Orie" in Igbo, Orie being one of the days of the Igbo week.
Oluchi m & f Western African, Igbo
Means "God's work" in Igbo.
Onyekachi f & m Western African, Igbo
Means "who is greater than God?" in Igbo.
Onyekachukwu m & f Western African, Igbo
Means "who is greater than God?" in Igbo, a variant of Onyekachi using Chukwu as the last element, which is the extended form of Chi meaning "God".
Udo 2 f & m Western African, Igbo
Means "peace" in Igbo.
Uzochi m Western African, Igbo
Means "God's way" in Igbo.
Uzoma m & f Western African, Igbo
Means "good way" in Igbo.