What does Obama mean?
Obama /oba-ma/ [3 sylls.] as a boys' 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 has 1 feminine form: Bama.Kreatif forms: Obema, Obima. [more]
How popular is Obama?
Obama is an uncommonly occurring first name for men and an equally unusual surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Obama for boys. Obama has yet to be ranked in the Top 1000 so far. (2014 Birth Statistics)