Top 50 African Boys Names

The current most popular African boy's name, based on this month's votes, is Simba. The most popular African boy's name last month was Oluwasemilore

Here are the current top 50 most popular African names for boys, compiled from American and British birth records and this month's online votes for your favorite names.

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Boys Name
1 ⇧  Simba
2 ⇧  Jelani
3 ⇩  Oluwasemilore
4 ⇩  Ibrahim
5 ⇩  Ali
6 ⇩  Musa
7 ⇩  Ahmed
8 ⇩  Ayan
9 ⇩  Khalid
10 ⇩  Dawud
11 ⇩  Hashim
12 ⇩  Sulaiman
13 ⇩  Ishaq
14 ⇩  Harun
15 ⇩  Issa
16 ⇩  Obi
17 ⇩  Ziyad
18 ⇩  Kofi
19 ⇩  Habib
20 ⇩  Salim
21 ⇩  Asim
22 ⇩  Tahir
23 ⇩  Harith
24 ⇩  Oluwadamilare
25 ⇩  Abdalla
Boys Name
26 ⇩  Uchenna
27 ⇩  Walid
28 ⇩  Ajani
29 ⇩  Ayo
30 ⇩  Oluwapelumi
31 ⇩  Jabari
32 ⇩  Kehinde
33 ⇩  Tobiloba
34 ⇩  Hanif
35 ⇩  Tolulope
36 ⇩  Ayodele
37 ⇩  Tiwatope
38 ⇩  Oluwatise
39 ⇩  Ayoola
40 ⇩  Kwabena
41 ⇩  Kayode
42 ⇩  Oluwakayode
43 ⇩  Fiyinfoluwa
44 ⇩  Ibukunoluwa
45 ⇩  Ireoluwatomiwa
46 ⇩  Kamau
47 ⇩  Masud
48 ⇩  Nosakhare
49 ⇩  Obaloluwa
50 ⇩  Abdu