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 Oluwapelumi

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