Kwanza - Meaning of Kwanza

What does Kwanza mean?

[ 2 syll. kwan-za, kw-a-nza ] The baby boy name Kwanza is pronounced as KWAANZaa- †. Kwanza has its origins in the African-Swahili language and it is used largely in Swahili. Kwanza is of the meaning 'first'.

See also the related category swahili.

Kwanza is uncommon as a baby name for boys. It is not in the top 1000 names.

Baby names that sound like Kwanza include Kacankue, Kajínek (Czech), Kamuzu, Kamuzue, Kanac, Kanack, Kanak, Kanec, Kaneck, Kanek, Kangee (English), Kangi (English and Siouan), Kanja (African and Indian), Kansas, Kayunga, Kemenes, Kenaaz, Kenaz, Keneke (Hawaiian), and Kenez.

† English pronunciation for Kwanza: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; W as in "we (W.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; Z as in "zoo (Z.UW)"



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