are used by the Zulu people of South Africa.
Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
Amile m Zulu
something keeping a structural holding making sure things are balanced in life.
Anele m & f Zulu
Means "be enough; be sufficient; be adequate" in Zulu.
Bafana m Zulu
Derived from Zulu abafana
, the plural form of umfana
, meaning "boy, young man."
Bhekumbuso m Zulu (Rare)
Means "look after the kingdom", from Zulu bheka
"look after" and umbuso
Dela f Zulu (Rare)
Dela. in Zulu it means to become whole, to feel complete and satisfied.
Fanyana m Zulu
From Zulu umfanyana
meaning "little boy".
Goodwill m Zulu, South African, Literature
Derives from the Medieval English gode
meaning "good", plus will
, "wish or desire", and was originally given as a complimentary nickname to an amiable person, favourably disposed towards others... [more
Gugu f Zulu
From Zulu igugu
Ijuba f Zulu
Commonly it is meaning Dove or Peace. Less common in means storm or fighting. It also means freedom in some local tribes. It is said many years ago a great war loomed. Fighting had started but one warrior championed the cause of peace and unity... [more
Inyoni f Zulu
Derived from Zulu inyoni
Khanyokulhe f Zulu
Means "guide on the way" in Zulu from the word khanyo
meaning "guide" and kuhle
Khwezi m & f Zulu
Means "bright morning star" in Zulu.
Langa m Zulu
From Zulu ilanga
"sun, sunshine, day".
Linda m Zulu
Means "wait!" in Zulu (note that this is the imperative singular form of -linda
Mbalienhle f Ndebele, Zulu
Means "beautiful flower" in Zulu and Ndebele, from mbali
"flower, flowers" and enhle
"something that is beautiful of nice".
Nandi f Zulu
Means "sweet" in Zulu. This was the name of the mother of Shaka
, famed warrior king of the Zulus in colonial South Africa (though her grave is marked Nindi
Silindile f & m Xhosa, Zulu
it means we are waiting for the baby's arrival and for success in the baby's life.
Simphiwe m & f Zulu
Meaning "we have been given him/her" in Zulu.
Sinenhlanhla f Zulu
Means "we have luck" in Zulu, from sine
"we have" and inhlanhla
Ulwazi m Zulu
Derived from Zulu ulwazi
Unkulunkulu m Zulu
The very good looking/handsome, In classical, pre-colonial Zulu myth, Unkulunkulu brought human beings and cattle from an area of reeds. He created everything, from land and water to man and the animals... [more
Zinhle f Zulu
Means "they (the girls) are beautiful" in Zulu.
Zobuhle f Zulu
Means "of beauty" in Zulu, from the possessive form of ubuhle