[ 2 syll. ba-du, bad-u ] The baby boy name Badu is also used as a girl name. It is pronounced as BAA-Duw- †. Badu is used predominantly in the Twi language and it is derived from African-Twi origins. The name's meaning is tenth-born son.
Badu is an infrequently used baby name for boys. It is listed outside of the top 1000 names.
† English pronunciation for Badu: B as in "be (B.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)" ; UW as in "two (T.UW)"