Top 50 African Boys Names

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

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