Mwana - Meaning of Mwana

What does Mwana mean?

[ syll. mwa-na, mw-ana ] The baby boy name Mwana is pronounced MWAANAH †. Mwana's language of origin is African-Swahili and it is used mainly in the Swahili language. The name's meaning is 'master'.

See also the related categories, swahili and master (king).

Mwana is not regularly used as a baby name for boys. It is listed outside of the top 1000 names.

Baby names that sound like Mwana include Maacah, Maahes, Macai, Macbey, MacCoy, Maccoy, Maccus, Macey, Macèo, MacGee, MacGhee, Machas (Polish), Machau, Maci, Macie, Maciej (Polish), Maciek (Polish), Macías, MacKay, and Mackai.

† approx English pronunciation for Mwana: M as in "me (M.IY)" ; W as in "we (W.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)"

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