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Africa meaning and name origin

Africa \a-fri-ca, af-rica\ as a girl's name is of Celtic origin, and the meaning of Africa is "pleasant". Place name for the continent.

Africa has 13 variant forms: Affrica, Affricah, Affrika, Affrikah, Africah, Afrika, Afrikah, Aifric, Aifrica, Aphria, Aphfrica, Apirka and Apirkah.

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Popularity of Africa

Africa is not a popular first name for women but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#29392 out of 88799) (1990 U.S. Census).

Displayed below are the baby name popularity trends of the name Africa compared with its variant forms and related girl baby names. (2012 statistics). View the popularity trend for Africa only.

Popularity of name Africa
Popularity of Africa