What does Africa mean?
Africa \a-fri-ca, af-rica\ as a girls' name is of Celtic origin, and the meaning of Africa is "pleasant". Place name for the continent.
Africa has 13 variants: Affrica, Affricah, Affrika, Affrikah, Africah, Afrika, Afrikah, Aifric, Aifrica, Aphfrica, Aphria, Apirka and Apirkah.
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. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Africa for girls. Africa has not been listed in the list so far. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Recommended similar baby names are Aerica, Airica and Arica. These names tend to be more commonly used than Africa.