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    Laaba

    Wednesday born (Female) Can also be given boys in Dagbon or

    Mankulu

    I will succeed (or success).

    Abowuni

    Gifty

    Abudu

    Borrowed form of Arabic name Abdul-lahi meaning slave of God (Male)

    Adinipuya

    Mind your own

    Ako

    You alone

    Andani

    Meaning Pending (Male)

    Asuro

    See Bisuro

    Azima

    Friday born. Common amongst most Mole-dagbon peoples. Similar to Azumah

    Azindow

    Friday Born (Male)

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    Fatogma

    Nickname. Mallam's namesake (Male)

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    Ʒiba

    Ziba. Does'nt know his/her father. Given to a baby borm after father's death. (Unisex)

    Ʒiyaba

    Ziyaba. Does'nt know his/her grandfather. Given to a baby born after the grandfather's death (Unisex)

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    Jaagbo

    Deity; given a child conceived after consultation with the Jaagbo oracle

    Jebuni

    Deity; given a child conceived after consultation with the Jaagbo oracle

    Jenuwa

    variant of Jenua. Meaning pending

    Jetuma

    Lazy one. Now a family name in Tamale. (Male)

    Jergu

    Foolish one. (Male)

    Jernaa

    King of the fools. (Male)

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    Lahiri

    Sunday born (Female).

    Luro

    Name of the 12th Yaa Na. (Male)

    Lala

    Progress?.

    Laamisi

    Thursday born. (Female). Variant of Laamihi. Common amongst the mole-dagbon tribes

    Laɣfu

    Wealth, Riches (Male). Also spelt Lagfu

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