Lingala Submitted Names

Lingala names are used in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and the Republic of the Congo.
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Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
Alongi m & f Lingala
Means "victorious" in Lingala.
Bakome m Lingala
Means “they are written” in Lingala.
Boboto m & f Lingala
Means "peace" in Lingala.
Bokele m Lingala
Bokele is the name of Lonkundo’s dad in Mongo mythology.
Bondeko m Lingala
Means "brotherhood" in Lingala.
Bonduwa f Lingala, African Mythology
Bonduwa was Lonkundo’s first wife in the Mongo mythology complex.
Dimena f Lingala
Means “to be close, to be nearby” in Lingala.
Elikya f & m Lingala
A Lingala word meaning "hope".
Elombe m Lingala
Means "brave one" in Lingala.
Elonga f Lingala
Means "victory" in Lingala.
Esengo m & f Lingala
Means "joy" in Lingala.
Ikolo m Lingala
Means “chief, leader” in Lingala.
Ilánkaka f Lingala, African Mythology
One of the main characters in the Mongo mythology complex. She is the wife of Lonkundo.
Kamini m Lingala
A famous bearer is French singer Kamini Zantoko (1979-) of Congolese ancestry.
Kenaya f & m Lingala
Kembo Na Yawé ; Glory of God
Kinuani m & f Lingala
'adventure'
Kitoko m & f Lingala
Means "beautiful" in Lingala.
Lianja m & f Lingala, Central African, African Mythology
The name of a major demigod in the Lingala/Mongo-Nkundo mythology complex.
Lisanga m & f Lingala
Means "united" in Lingala.
Lokenio m Lingala, African Mythology
A prince in Nkundo mythology.
Lola m & f Lingala
Means "heaven" in Lingala.
Lonkundo m Lingala
One of the major characters in the Mongo-Nkundo mythology complex.
Mafuta m & f Lingala
Means "oil" in Lingala.
Makambo m Lingala
Means "things" in Lingala.
Mbomela m & f Lingala, Luba
Means "sixth born child" in Lingala and Luba.
Mosantu m & f Lingala
Variant of Santu.
Motema m & f Lingala
Means "heart" in Lingala.
Nsongo f & m Lingala
The name of Lianja’s sister in the Lingala and Mongo-Nkundo mythology complex.
Nyota f Swahili, Lingala
Derived from Swahili and Lingala nyota meaning "star".
Nzembo m & f Lingala
Means "song" in Lingala.
Santu m & f Lingala
Means "saint" in Lingala.
Yawe m Theology, Lingala (Rare)
Lingala form of Yahweh.
Yendembe m & f Lingala
Yendembe is the childhood name of Lonkundo in the Nkundo mythology complex. It means “Take No Orders”.
Zuna f Lingala
Means "to be sweet" in Bangi, the main lexical source of Lingala.