Top 50 African Boys Names

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

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