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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
in 2010
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Origin and Meaning of Wangui

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     Indian (Sanskrit)

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  • A submission from Kenya says the name Wangui means "Daughter of Mumbi, song leader" and is of Kikuyu origin.
  • A user from Texas, United States says the name Wangui means "Song leader".
  • A user from Kenya says the name Wangui is of African origin and means "Name of one of the nine daughters of Gikuyu and Mumbi, the first man and first woman of the Kikuyu tribe of East Africa.".

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International Interest

Notable Persons Named Wangui

Wangui was born in 1961.



Notable Persons With the Last Name Wangui

E-Sir was a kenyan hip hop and boomba music musician. His most notable accomplishments were from 2001 to 2003. E-Sir was given the name Issah Mmari Wangui on May 20th, 1981 in Nairobi. He passed away on March 16th, 2003.


Pascaline was born on November 30th, 1960.


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Fun Facts about the name Wangui

  • When was the first name Wangui first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Wangui is Monday, November 30th, -0001.
  • How unique is the name Wangui? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Wangui. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Wangui: Your name in reverse order is Iugnaw. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Uiagnw. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Wangui born Apr 26, 2015

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 Northern Australia approximately on 850. Your profession was map maker, astrologer, and astronomer.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main lesson in present - to develop magnanimity and feeling of brotherhood. Try to become less adhered to material property and learn to have only as many, as you may give back.

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