Idoma Names

SN Name Gender Meaning
1 Aboh Masculine War Lord
2 Achieni Feminine Unexpected
3 Adah Masculine Father of nations
4 Adakole Masculine Father of the family
5 Adam Masculine My Father
6 Agaba Masculine Lion
7 Agbenu Feminine A child is wealth
8 Akoche Unisex My own
9 Akum Feminine My own
10 Alechenu Masculine Unexpected
11 Anyaole Feminine Women are makers of a home
12 Anyebe Masculine Victory
13 Apeh Masculine Apeh is the Idoma name for scabbard, the sheath scabbard used in protecting a sword.
14 Ebo Feminine Peace
15 Ehik’owoicho Feminine God’s Gift
16 Eje Masculine Tiger
17 Ejelikwu Masculine Born for death (usually given when there has been frequent deaths of newborns in the family)
18 Ek’oche Masculine My own
19 Ekondu Masculine The lord’s own
20 Ekowo Feminine God’s time
21 Elakeche Feminine Mysteries of the world
22 Emiene Feminine Man proposes, God disposes
23 Emoche Masculine Born a King
24 Enayi Feminine Mother of children
25 Ene Feminine Mother
26 Enekole Feminine Mother of the family
27 Enenche Masculine Good tidings (Thanks to God for seeing the dawn of a new day)
28 Enoche Feminine Mother of a King
29 Ewache Masculine Majority decision rules
30 Ichekani Masculine Tomorrow cannot be forseen
31 Ihotu Unisex Love
32 Ijewoda Feminine Money is a source of pride
33 Inalegwu Masculine I have been vindicated
34 Ngbede Masculine Happiness
35 Obe Masculine Industrious
36 Obogwu Masculine Brave Part
37 Obotu Masculine Comforter (peace at heart)
38 Ochanya Feminine Queen
39 Oche Masculine King. The variant Otse is used by people from Ado Local Government Area.
40 Ochefije Feminine A human is worth more than money
41 Ocheje Masculine No one really knows why except God
42 Ocheme Masculine A generation of Kings has ended
43 Ocheoho Masculine The position of a leader is a burden
44 Ochohepo Masculine God is the best judge
45 Ochojila Masculine Peoples King
46 Odaleko Unisex Season i.e there is time for everything.
47 Odumu Masculine Hyena
48 Ogangbo Masculine My gift
49 Oganya Feminine Women Leader
50 Ogbole Masculine Leader of family home (usually given when a father dies before the birth of a child)


51 Ogebe Masculine East
52 Ogodo Feminine Mother of all mums
53 Ogwa Feminine Abundance
54 Ojonye Masculine One who is compassionate hardly receives compassion from others
55 Okwori Masculine Persevering against all odds
56 Oloche Masculine Having friends & family is true wealth.
57 Omaba Masculine Welcome
58 Omale Masculine A renowned scribe
59 Onjefu Masculine Who can predict tomorrow?
60 Onnah Masculine Miracle
61 Onoja Masculine Market leader (a very resourceful person)
62 Onum Masculine He that pursues me in my innocence, pursues shadows.
63 Onyeche Feminine Who wants to be relegated?
64 Onyechi Feminine A child dedicated to the gods
65 Onyeje Feminine Who knows tomorrow
66 Onyemowo Feminine Who knows tomorrow?
67 Onyeyibo Feminine A beautiful child.
68 Onyiloko Feminine Woman of strong virtues
69 Oofuni Feminine God’s grace is not sourced by force
70 Owoicho Masculine God
71 Owoloyi Feminine Every child belongs to God
72 Oya Feminine Friend
73 Oyibinga Feminine I can endure for a child
74 Oyife Feminine A child is greater than wealth
75 Oyiwoda Feminine A child is a source of pride
Previous articleItsekiri Enlightenment
Next articleUrhobo Children Names and Their Meaning
I am a blogger with interest in business and history. I have a BSc in Business/ Finance from Birmingham City University, An MBA from University of Wales and a few other Level 7 Qualification. As a researcher, I am designing as an authoritative resources for Nigeria information.