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African Girls Names Starting with L

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African

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The meaning of Lewa is 'beautiful' or 'a beautiful woman'. It is a feminine name of African origin. It is also used in Arabic countries. There are no known famous figures named Lewa.

Origin:  

African

Description:  

Limber is traditionally used as a girl's name and it is of African origins. The name is commonly given to babies in African countries and their communities, as well as in English-speaking countries. The meaning of Limber is 'joyfulness' or 'happiness'. It has been derived from the Tiv language of the Tivoid ethnic group of Nigeria who currently live in Nigeria and Cameroon. In English, the name means 'flexible'.

Origin:  

African

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The meaning of Liseli is 'light' or 'someone who shines bright'. The name has both American and African origins and it is pronounced as 'les-lee'.

Origin:  

African

Description:  

The meaning of Lisimba is 'a lion' or 'a flickering movement'. Lisimba is the Egyptian name for a lion. It is a name of African origins and it is most popular in Twi speaking countries. It is pronounced as 'lee-Sihm-baa'. Simba is a nickname and a variant of the name Lisimba.

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