First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

How to Pronounce Madiba

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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Origin and Meaning of Madiba

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His Xhosa clan name, which he became respectfully known by in South Africa.

  1. (South Africa) Nelson Mandela

Fun Facts about the name Madiba

  • How Popular is the name Madiba? Madiba is the 86,128th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Madiba have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5 babies born with the first name Madiba in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Madiba? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2014 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Madiba born? The highest recorded use of the first name Madiba was in 2014 with a total of 5 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Madiba: Your name in reverse order is Abidam. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Iaabdm. How do you pronounce that?

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What does the name Madiba mean?

Mis for musical, your hidden talent!

Ais for adventure, take a new one today

Dis for discreet, you can keep a secret.

Iis for ignite, the fire in you!

Bis for buddy, everyone is your pal.

Ais for artistic, adding beauty to the world

Past life for Madiba born Aug 25, 1992

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Yugoslavia approximately on 1500. Your profession was dramatist, director, musician, and bard.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. Your lesson - to conquer jealousy and anger in yourself and then in those, who will select you as their guide. You should understand that these weaknesses are caused by fear and self-regret.

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  • Sources:
  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.