What does Africa mean?
Africa [africa] as a girls' name is of Celtic origin, and the meaning of Africa is "pleasant". Place name for the continent.
(female) Africia, Afrila, ..
(male) Afrike, Afriki, ..
How popular is Africa?
Africa is an unusual given name for females but a very prominent last name for all people (#44738 out of 150436, Top 30%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Shown below is the birth name history of Africa for girls. Africa has not been listed in the list so far. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Aaricia, Adria, Adrina, Aerica, Aericka, Afia, Afiwa, Afra, Afraima, Airica, Airicka, Airika, Airina, Alarica, Alfrida, Alica, America, Amica, Amrita, Anica, Annica, Aria▲, Arica, Arika, Arina, Ariya▲, Ariza, Arria, Auria, Aurita, Derica, Elrica, Enrica, Erica▼, Eyrica (see Erica), Farica, Gerica, Jarica, Jerica, Lyrica, Terica, Ulrica, Verica and Zorica. These names tend to be more commonly used than Africa.See names in meaning and etymology.