Hausa Submitted Names

Hausa names are used by the Hausa people of northern Nigeria.
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Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
ADAMU m Amharic, Swahili, Hausa
Amharic, Swahili, and Hausa form of Adam.
ALBARKA f Hausa
Feminine form of Barak (2).
ARZIKI f Hausa
Means "wealth, prosperity" in Hausa.
BALARABE m Western African, Hausa
Means "born on Wednesday" in Hausa from element laraba "Wednesday".
DAUDA m Hausa
Hausa form of David.
FA'IDAH f Hausa
Means "benefit, advantage" in Hausa.
FA'IQAH f Hausa
Means "surpassing, excellent" in Hausa.
FA'IZAH f Hausa
Means "victorious" in Hausa.
GIWA m Western African, Hausa
Means "elephant" in Hausa.
HADADANGI m & f Western African, Hausa
Means "joining of clans" in Hausa.
HADIZATU f Hausa
Hausa form of Khatijah.
HARUNA m Hausa
Hausa form of Aaron, borrowed from Arabic Harun.
HAUWA f Hausa
Hausa form of Eve, borrowed from Arabic Hawa.
HUSAINI m Hausa
Hausa form of Husayn.
ISIYAKU m Hausa
Hausa form of Isaac.
ISMA'ILU m Hausa
Hausa form of Ishmael.
JIBRILU m Hausa
Hausa form of Gabriel.
MANSURAH f Hausa
Means "supporter, victorious" in Hausa.
MOCTAR m Western African, Wolof, Fula, Manding, Hausa
Form of Mukhtar used in West Africa.
NUHU m Hausa, Swahili
Hausa and Swahili form of Noah.
RAHILA f Hausa
Hausa form of Rachel.
SAKINAH f Hausa
Means "tranquility, peace of mind" in Hausa.
SARATU f Hausa
Hausa form of Sara.
SULEMANU m Hausa
Hausa form of Solomon.
TARANA f Hausa
Given for females who are born during the day.
YACOUBA m Western African, Akan, Manding, Fula, Hausa
Form of Yaqub used in West Africa.
YAHAYA m Malay, Western African, Hausa
Malay and Hausa form of Yahya.
YOHANCE m Hausa
Means "God's gift" in Hausa.
YOHANSE f Hausa
Variant of Yohance.
ZAINABU f Hausa
Hausa form of Zaynab.