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Smart Baby Names: Dictionary of Baby Names, Meanings and Origins.

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Girl Name: Oba

Name: Oba
Pronunciation: \o-ba\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Origin: Nigerian
Sounds Like: Eba, Abia, Abba, Ebba, Ib
Similar Names: Ora, Oda, Ola, Oma
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 26213


Oba \o-ba\ as a girl's name is of Nigerian origin. Name of a goddess of rivers.

Baby names that sound like Oba are Eba, Abia, Abba, Ebba and Ib. Other similar baby names are Ora, Oda, Ola and Oma.


Oba is not a popular first name for women but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#26213 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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