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Let’s keep our cultural identity alive. Give your children beautiful Ibibio names.

Here’s a check list:

Abasiakamauwemowo = My Life is in God’s guard

Abasiama = God love

Abasi-Ifreke = God Never Forget

Abasiodiong = Godbless

Adiaba = First female child

Adiaha = First daughter


Afiah = Fourth born son

Akakaneno = The Ultimate gift

Akpan = First male son

Amaeka = The love of a mother

Andino = God the giver.

Aniamaowo = Who likes you

Aniebietabasi = Who resemble God?

Aniekanabasi = Who is greater than God

Anietie = Who could you compare (to God)?

Anwangabasi = God understand best

Anwa-nwa = Third daughter

Aquabasi = GREAT GOD


Asun = Fourth daughter


Ayamma = Will you love me?

Ayanti = Will you remember me?

Barasuene = Abundance

Daraima = Celebrate Love

Dattoyobong = Use it to remember God

Edem = Back

Edemanwan = A family daughter

Edetobo = Market day

Edidem = Chief

Edidiong = Blessing

Edikan = victory

Edimek = chosen

Edinen = Upright

Efem = Troubled

Ekaete = Father’s Mom

Ekemini = The appointed time

Ekong = War

Emaedo = A female child who has a good character(Loving character)

Emaobong = Love of God

Emekan = Endurance supercedes everything

Emekemeabasi = The lord Is Able

Emem = Peace

Ememabasi = Peace of the Lord

Ememobong = Peace of the Lord

Eme-obong = Precious one of God

Emeti = This name actually a question. Do you remember what God has done for you?

Emeti-abasi = Do You remember what God Has Done For You

Emineimo = The beginning of greatness/wealth

Eno = Gift

Eno-Obong = Gift from God

Esse-Abasi = Gospel, Goodnews

Essien = Outside

Etido = Good character

Etiesse = Goodnews

Etim = market day

Etima = GoodLove

Etinamabasiyakka = When my Enemies Plans Against Me, God never allow

Etok = small

Etoro = Praise

Iberedemobong = God’s support or strenght.

Idara = Joy

Idaramfon = Happiness is free

Idongesit = Comfort

Idorenyin = Hope

Ifiok = Wisdom

Ifiokobong = Wisdom of God

Ikemesit = Singleness of the Heart, Harmony

Imaabasi = God’s love

Imauwemi = Love of my life

Imeh/Idobe = endurance


Inemesit = Joy from the heart

Inemesit = Happiness

Iniabasi = God’s time

Inyene = Riches

Itoro = Glory

KentoroAbasi = I am glorifying God or I am praising God

Kufre = Don’t forget

Kufreabasi = Do not forget God

Kukere = Don’t Think or Don’t worry Yourself

Kuma = Am still in love with you

Kunsua = Don’t hate me

Kuyik-Abasi = Faith in God


Mfonabasi = God’s favor

Mfoniso = Goodluck

Mfoniso = Goodluck or Lucky

Mmekomabasi = I Thank God

Ndifreke = I would never forget

Ndifreke = It means i would not forget my God

Ndinamsomfon = what shall i do to be good

Nduesoh = What have I done wrong

Nkanta = You conquer and eat

Nkenimabasi = I trusted in God.

Nmosohwo = What have I done to you people

Nne-ekami = My old grandmother’s grandmother

Nnwa = Second daughter

Nse = I am looking

Nsedu = I am looking at you character

NSEMO = Looking at them

Nsikak = Ask a Efik/Ibibio man there for the meaning

Nsikak-Abasi = Nothing is too heavy for God

Nsikan = Ask that Efik/Ibibio man there for the meaning

Nsikan-Obong = Nothing is more than God

Nwaha = Second female child

Nwah-Nwah = Third female child

Obongama = God’s love

Obongama = God’s love

Ofonime = It is good to be patience

Okon = Night

Oto-Obong = From God

Otu = Chief/King

Otuekongabasi = Warrior or war bearer

Owoidohoukem = Everybody are not Equal

Andiyene ama…………..the owners love


Eteobong………………. The kings father

Tima = Remember Love

Udemeobong = My share from God

Udo = Second son of the family

Udofia = Fourth born son

Udofot = Fourth born son

Udoh = second Male son

Udoh-Udoh = Third born son

Udom = Right

Udo-udo = Third son

UduakAbasi = Will of God

Ufia = Fourth son

Ufia-ufia = Fifth son

Ufot = Third born son

Ukeme = Ability

Uko = Courage; bravery

Unwanaabasi = God’s light

Usen = Day

Usoro = Festivity

Utibe = Marvelous/ Wonderful

Uwakmfon = Abundant blessing

Uwem = Life

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By Aniekeme Finbarr

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