What is the African name for lion?

What African name means lion?

Jala. This African-Mende name is most commonly used in Arabic. The meaning of Jala is ‘a lion’.

What is a good name for a lion?

Here are some great lion names from cinema to consider.

  • Simba.
  • Nala.
  • Mufasa.
  • Scar.
  • Sarabi.
  • Zuba.
  • Alex.
  • Aslan.

What Nala means?

Nahla is of Arabic and African origin meaning first drink of water or water in the desert. In Sanskrit it means stem, hollow reed. In Swahili and other languages spoken in countries of Africa it means Queen, lion and successful woman. Another variant is Nala. This means ‘gift’ in Swahili.

What does Kiara mean in African?

In Swahili, the name Kiara means “princess.” Origin: Kiara is a name of both Italian and Irish origins. It also has Hindi and Swahili origins.

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