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The meaning of Obama is 'slightly bent', 'leaning to a side' or 'a delightful support to someone'. The name Obama belongs to the African-Swahili language and it is predominantly used in Africa. It is pronounced phonetically as 'o-ba-ma'. There have been a few famous figures with this name but the most famous in recent years is the Obama family. Barack Obama is known for being elected to be the 44th President of the United States, a position which he served as for two terms. His wife Michelle is an American attorney and is known for her charity work, especially her 'Get Moving' initiative. She also wrote a biography - 'Becoming' - which became a best seller.

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Okoth is a gender-neutral name of African origin. This name is said to be derived from the Ugandan region of East Africa. Okoth is mostly used in African countries and their communities all over the world, but it is also found in the Hindu religion. The meaning of Okoth is 'born when it was raining'. This name primarily comes from the Luo community, originally fro Sudan and settled in Kenya.

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The meaning of Osinachi is 'created one'. It is a name that originated from Africa and is pronounced as 'o-si-naash'. It is often used as a middle name and a surname. There have been a number of famous figures with the name such as the Nigerian singer and songwriter Osinachi Kalu Okoro Egbu, who is also known by her stage name Sinach. She is known for her songs of worship and being a senior worship leader at Loveworld. She made history as the first singer to have topped the Billboard Christian Songwriter Chart for twelve weeks in a row, with her hit single 'Way Maker'. This also won her three nominations and the award for 'Song of the Year' at the 51st GMA Dove Awards, which made her the first Nigerian to win this award. She is also known for her songs 'For This', 'He Did It Again', 'Simply Devoted' and 'I Stand Amazed'.

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The name Owethu is a gender-neutral name of African origin. The meaning of Owethu is 'he/she is ours'. Owethu Mbira is a professional boxer from South Africa, and Owethu Zulu is an actress mostly known for 'White Gold'.

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