[ 4 syll. zai-na-bu, za-in-abu ] The baby girl name Zainabu is pronounced as Zaa-iy-NAA-Buw- †. Zainabu is used chiefly in the African and Swahili languages. Its origin is African-Swahili and Arabic. From African-Swahili roots, its meaning is beautiful.
Zainabu is a variant of the name Zaynab (Arabic) in the African and Swahili languages.
Zainabu is a rare baby girl name. It is not listed in the top 1000.
Baby names that sound like Zainabu include Zenovia, Xenobia, Zainab, Zambee, Zambey, Zambi, Zambie, Zamby, Zaynab, Zeinab, Zenobe, Zenobee, Zenobey, Zenobie, Zenoby, Zimbab, Zimbob, Zymbab, Zymbob, and Xenobe.
† English pronunciation for Zainabu: Z as in "zoo (Z.UW)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; B as in "be (B.IY)" ; UW as in "two (T.UW)"