Ngozi

First Name
475
in the U.S.
since 1880
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Ngozi mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Ngozi

User Submitted Origins

     Nigerian
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     African
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User Submitted Meanings

  • A submission from Canada says the name Ngozi means "Blessing" and is of Nigerian origin.
  • A user from United Arab Emirates says the name Ngozi is of Nigerian origin and means "Blessing".
  • A user from Canada says the name Ngozi is of Nigerian origin and means "Blessing".
  • A submission from Kentucky, United States says the name Ngozi means "Blessed blessing" and is of Nigerian origin.
  • According to a user from United Kingdom, the name Ngozi is of African origin and means "Blessing".
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  1. skin
  2. hide, leather

Notable Persons Named Ngozi

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala is a Minister of Finance, Coordinating Minister for the Economy, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Finance Minister of Nigeria, and Minister of Foreign Affairs (Nigeria). Ngozi was born on June 13th, 1954 in Ogwashi Ukwu.

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Ngozi Onwurah is a director, producer, model, and lecturer. Ngozi was born in Nigeria, West Africa.

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Ngozi Ebere is a soccer player for the Paris Saint-Germain FĂ©minines, Rivers Angels F.C., Nigeria women's national under-20 football team, and Nigeria women's national football team. Ngozi was born on August 5th, 1991 in Nigeria.

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Ngozi was born in Toronto.

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Ngozi Okobi is a soccer player for the Washington Spirit, Delta Queens, and Nigeria women's national football team. Ngozi was born on December 14th, 1993 in Nigeria.

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Ngozi was born on January 23rd, 1992 in Nigeria.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Ngozi

Paul was born in 1948. He passed away in 1989.

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Winston was born in 1943. He passed away on October 13th, 2009.

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Fun Facts about the name Ngozi

  • How Popular is the name Ngozi? Ngozi is the 16,803rd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Ngozi have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 475 babies born with the first name Ngozi in the United States. That's more than enough people named Ngozi to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Ngozi? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1971 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Ngozi first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Ngozi is Thursday, March 11th, 1948.
  • What year had the most people named Ngozi born? The highest recorded use of the first name Ngozi was in 1997 with a total of 20 babies.
  • Random Ngozi Factoid: According to the 1989 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Ngozi is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 1989.
  • Weird things about the name Ngozi: Your name in reverse order is Izogn. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Onizg. How do you pronounce that?

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  • 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).
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