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Meaning and name origin

Obama \o-ba-ma\ as a boy's name is of African origin, means "crooked, somewhat bent". Made famous by American President Barack Obama. Obama was originally his grandfather's given name.


Obama is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).

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