Welcome, Guest: Join Nairaland / LOGIN! / Trending / Recent / New
Stats: 2,549,785 members, 5,874,650 topics. Date: Wednesday, 23 September 2020 at 11:46 PM

Efik/ibibio Names And Their Meaning - Culture (7) - Nairaland

Nairaland Forum / Nairaland / General / Culture / Efik/ibibio Names And Their Meaning (117197 Views)

The Dialects Of Ibibio And Where They Are Spoken / 5 Facts You Should Know About The Efik People / Names Of Animal In Efik/ibibio (2) (3) (4)

(1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (Reply) (Go Down)

Re: Efik/ibibio Names And Their Meaning by strino77: 1:52am On Aug 25, 2019
translate msuto mkpo for me
Re: Efik/ibibio Names And Their Meaning by peecos: 5:56pm On Oct 17, 2019
I named my daughter Mirabel. Please who can tell me the meaning in Efik
Re: Efik/ibibio Names And Their Meaning by ReneeNuttall(f): 3:06pm On Oct 20, 2019
EFIK/IBIBIOs generally known across Nigeria as CALABAR People are very passionate about good names. here are some of their names and the meanings:
* Uduak-Abasi -- Godswill
* MfonObong -- Godsgrace
* Itorobong -- Godsglory
* Enobong -- Godsgift
* Iniabasi/Iniobong -- Godstime
* Akpan -- first son
* Udo -- second son
* Ekaette -- father's mother/grand mother
* Unwana -- Bright
* Okon -- male child born @ nyt
* Utibe-Abasi -- wonderful God
* Edidiong -- Blessing
* Emem -- Peace
* Anieb

Mfon obong __God's goodness
UTIBE_Abasi,__ Gods miracle
Ekaette__Fathers mother,and not the latter.
Re: Efik/ibibio Names And Their Meaning by thundafire: 3:55pm On Oct 21, 2019
MORE NAMES:
* AniebietAbasi -- who's like God
* Akaninyene -- above riches
* Ukeme -- ability
* Uwakmfon -- abundant grace
* Edikan -- Victory
* Emediong -- Blessed
* Mbuotidem -- Faith
* Idoreyin -- Hope

***what a great day! my topic on front page 4 the first tym.
***PROUDLY IBIBIO!
***PROUDLY AKWA IBOM
***YAK ISONG ADOD UKANA!
these not Efik names we may have dey same understanding but different spelling
Re: Efik/ibibio Names And Their Meaning by kevo2b(m): 5:12pm On Oct 23, 2019
Please what is the meaning of the name EDUOK.
Re: Efik/ibibio Names And Their Meaning by Onigastephen: 6:08am On Dec 16, 2019
What is the meaning of the name Effiong
Re: Efik/ibibio Names And Their Meaning by powerhouse3(m): 6:49pm On Dec 16, 2019
Ndito Eka mmi ,e fail ,adi mention UDEME..

UDEME=my own...
my friend udeme is a great man..
ufan mmi UDEME ado awoh uko
Re: Efik/ibibio Names And Their Meaning by Kenttoday: 7:54am On Jan 10
Good morning all
Please what is the meaning of the name Ekere?
Re: Efik/ibibio Names And Their Meaning by AtaniWarrior: 7:59pm On Feb 02
.
Re: Efik/ibibio Names And Their Meaning by AtaniWarrior: 1:13am On Feb 05
..
Re: Efik/ibibio Names And Their Meaning by DateMynd44(m): 12:49pm On Mar 21
strino77:
translate msuto mkpo for me
what kind of thing is this.
Sorry it's coming late
Re: Efik/ibibio Names And Their Meaning by DateMynd44(m): 12:52pm On Mar 21
powerhouse3:
Ndito Eka mmi ,e fail ,adi mention UDEME..


UDEME=my own...

my friend udeme is a great man..

ufan mmi UDEME ado awoh uko
so till now I never knew the meaning of my name
Re: Efik/ibibio Names And Their Meaning by DateMynd44(m): 12:55pm On Mar 21
Kenttoday:
Good morning all
Please what is the meaning of the name Ekere?
that name sounds somehow.
I felt it should have been Ekikere meaning 'thought' or I think about you.
EkikereAbasi which could mean God's thought or plans for u.
Blackking98 help this fellow
Re: Efik/ibibio Names And Their Meaning by DateMynd44(m): 12:55pm On Mar 21
jaywhoco:
my name is Ukoh...I like to know the meaning...I am Ibibio. ☺☺
might or man of honour
Re: Efik/ibibio Names And Their Meaning by DateMynd44(m): 1:01pm On Mar 21
zoedew:
Pray, what does the name Uwem mean in English? Thanks for the answer!
life

1 Like

Re: Efik/ibibio Names And Their Meaning by zoedew: 2:17pm On Mar 21
DateMynd44:
life
Thanks to you!
Re: Efik/ibibio Names And Their Meaning by Blackking98(m): 4:54pm On Mar 21
DateMynd44:
that name sounds somehow.
I felt it should have been Ekikere meaning 'thought' or I think about you.
EkikereAbasi which could mean God's thought or plans for u.
Blackking98 help this fellow
God's thought
Re: Efik/ibibio Names And Their Meaning by Ndipe(m): 10:15pm On Apr 13
Please what is the meaning of Mbuka?
Re: Efik/ibibio Names And Their Meaning by PtitLapin(f): 6:11pm On May 28
Hi everyone! Please can you help me with the names/ meaning and gender of these names? I understand some of them are unisex.

Uyai
Ekanem
Andikan
Nkoyo
Ekong
Essien
Daraima
Ukeme
Idara
Tima
Uwana

Thanks!!!
Re: Efik/ibibio Names And Their Meaning by Dueprince(m): 11:22pm On May 29
Nsisong is what is hard{nothing is hard}
mfon obong is not Gods grace but Gods free gift.
By the way am Akanimoh but u can also call me akaninyene is the same meaning and it meaning is I am above wealth.

1 Like

Re: Efik/ibibio Names And Their Meaning by ogyunging(m): 12:31am On Jun 10
viruz007:
Ekpenyong - Lion from Above

#AkwaIbomAndProud smiley cool


Wawu

(1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (Reply)

Do You Consider Somalis As Black? / A Short History Of Yorubaland With Pictures / Some Animal And Birds Names In Yoruba.

(Go Up)

Sections: politics (1) business autos (1) jobs (1) career education (1) romance computers phones travel sports fashion health
religion celebs tv-movies music-radio literature webmasters programming techmarket

Links: (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (8) (9) (10)

Nairaland - Copyright © 2005 - 2020 Oluwaseun Osewa. All rights reserved. See How To Advertise. 36
Disclaimer: Every Nairaland member is solely responsible for anything that he/she posts or uploads on Nairaland.