Efik names and meaning

Efik names and meaning

Efik Names are answered by the Efik People, they are located in the southern part of Nigeria. Some Efik Names Don’t have a literal meaning. Some of the names are given to the child base on the circumstances surrounding the child’s birth.

Just like many Nigerian tribes, Efik names are given to a child during the naming ceremony of the child.

Below are some of Efik Names and meaning.

Efik names and meaning

Abasiakamauwemowo Means My Life Is In God’s Guard

Abasiama Means God Love

Abasi Means Ifreke Means God Never Forget

Abasiodiong Means Godbless

Adiaba Means First Female Child

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Adiaha Means First Daughter

Affiong Means Moon

Afiah Means Fourth Born Son

Akakaneno Means The Ultimate Gift

Akpan Means First Male Son

Amaeka Means The Love Of A Mother

Andino Means God The Giver.

Aniamaowo Means Who Likes You

Aniebietabasi Means Who Resemble God?

Aniekanabasi Means Who Is Greater Than God

Anietie Means Who Could You Compare (To God)?

Anwangabasi Means God Understand Best

Anwa-nwa Means Third Daughter

Aquabasi Means Great God


Asun Means Fourth Daughter


Ayamma Means Will You Love Me?

Ayanti Means Will You Remember Me?

Barasuene Means Abundance

Daraima Means Celebrate Love

Dattoyobong Means Use It To Remember God

Edem Means Back

Edemanwan Means A Family Daughter

Edetobo Means Market Day

Edidem Means Chief

Edidiong Means Blessing

Edikan Means Victory

Edimek Means Chosen

Edinen Means Upright

Efem Means Troubled

Ekaete Means Father’s Mom

Ekemini Means The Appointed Time

Ekong Means War

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Emaedo Means A Female Child Who Has A Good Character(Loving Character)

Emaobong Means Love Of God

Emekan Means Endurance Supercedes Everything

Emekemeabasi Means The Lord Is Able

Emem Means Peace

Ememabasi Means Peace Of The Lord

Ememobong Means Peace Of The Lord

Eme-obong Means Precious One Of God

Emeti Means This Name Actually A Question. Do You Remember What God Has Done For You?

Emeti-abasi Means Do You Remember What God Has Done For You

Emineimo Means The Beginning Of Greatness/wealth

Eno Means Gift

Eno-obong Means Gift From God

Esse-abasi Means Gospel, Goodnews

Essien Means Outside

Etido Means Good Character

Etiesse Means Goodnews

Etim Means Market Day

Etima Means Goodlove

Etinamabasiyakka Means When My Enemies Plans Against Me, God Never Allow

Etok Means Small

Etoro Means Praise

Iberedemobong Means God’s Support Or Strenght.

Idara Means Joy

Idaramfon Means Happiness Is Free

Idongesit Means Comfort

Idorenyin Means Hope

Ifiok Means Wisdom

Ifiokobong Means Wisdom Of God

Ikemesit Means Singleness Of The Heart, Harmony

Imaabasi Means God’s Love

Imauwemi Means Love Of My Life

Imeh/idobe Means Endurance

Imoh Means Meaning Wealth

Inemesit Means Joy From The Heart

Inemesit Means Happiness

Iniabasi Means God’s Time

Inyene Means Riches

Itoro Means Glory

Kentoroabasi Means I Am Glorifying God Or I Am Praising God

Kufre Means Don’t Forget

Kufreabasi Means Do Not Forget God

Kukere Means Don’t Think Or Don’t Worry Yourself

Kuma Means Am Still In Love With You

Kunsua Means Don’t Hate Me

Kuyik-abasi Means Faith In God


Mfonabasi Means God’s Favor

Mfoniso Means Goodluck

Mfoniso Means Goodluck Or Lucky

Mmekomabasi Means I Thank God

Ndifreke Means I Would Never Forget

Ndifreke Means It Means I Would Not Forget My God

Ndinamsomfon Means What Shall I Do To Be Good

Nduesoh Means What Have I Done Wrong

Nkanta Means You Conquer And Eat

Nkenimabasi Means I Trusted In God.

Nmosohwo Means What Have I Done To You People

Nne-ekami Means My Old Grandmother’s Grandmother

Nnwa Means Second Daughter

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Nse Means I Am Looking

Nsedu Means I Am Looking At You Character

Nsemo Means Looking At Them

Nsikak Means Ask A Efik/ibibio Man There For The Meaning

Nsikak-abasi Means Nothing Is Too Heavy For God

Nsikan Means Ask That Efik/ibibio Man There For The Meaning

Nsikan-obong Means Nothing Is More Than God

Nwaha Means Second Female Child

Nwah-nwah Means Third Female Child

Obongama Means God’s Love

Obongama Means God’s Love

Ofonime Means It Is Good To Be Patience

Okon Means Night

Oto-obong Means From God

Otu Means Chief/king

Otuekongabasi Means Warrior Or War Bearer

Owoidohoukem Means Everybody Are Not Equal

Andiyene Ama Means The Owners Love

Uduak Abasi Means Gods Will

Ete Obong Means The Kings Father

Tima Means Remember Love

Udemeobong Means My Share From God

Udo Means Second Son Of The Family

Udofia Means Fourth Born Son

Udofot Means Fourth Born Son

Udoh Means Second Male Son

Udoh-udoh Means Third Born Son

Udom Means Right

Udo-udo Means Third Son

Uduakabasi Means Will Of God

Ufia Means Fourth Son

Ufia-ufia Means Fifth Son

Ufot Means Third Born Son

Ukeme Means Ability

Uko Means Courage; Bravery

Unwanaabasi Means God’s Light

Usen Means The Day

Usoro Means Festial Period

Utibe Means Marvelous/ Wonderful

Uwakmfon Means Abundant Blessing

Uwem Means Life Is Enjoyment

Uwemediemoh Means Health Is Wealth

Uyai Means Beauty

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