[ 2 syll. da-da, dad-a ] The baby boy name Dada is also used as a girl name. Its pronunciation is D-AHD-ah †. Dada is used predominantly in the African and Yoruban languages, and it is derived from African-Yoruban origins. The name is of the meaning a person with dreadlocks.
Dada is rarely used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names.
† English pronunciation for Dada: D as in "day (D.EY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)"