Looking for African dog names with a meaning?

There are many African dog names with a meaning, they come from different countries all over the continent. As examples we have listed a few African dog names with meaning below:

African dog names

  • Badu (proud/pride)
  • Cheka (laughter)
  • Dada (curled hair)
  • Dunya (all-encompassing)
  • Funga (fast)
  • Heri (happiness)
  • Jambo (everything is fine)
  • Kesha (night guard)
  • Kojo (born on Monday)
  • Abo (born on Thursday)
  • Afi (born on Friday)
  • Kwako (born on Saturday)
  • Kwasi (born on Sunday)

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African dog names and meanings

Finding the perfect dog name is not an easy task. We have a few tips! Make sure the name is not too long, this is because a short name is easier for your dog to understand.

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Also remember to choose a name that feels right to you, you are the one that has to say the name for quite a few years! Good luck with finding that perfect name! Need some more inspiration? Use our dog name generator.

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