Popularity:10959
Origin:Ghanaian
Meaning:Born on Friday
Afua is a feminine Ghanaian name with Akan origins, ideal for the baby kicking off the weekend in style. Afua means “born on Friday,” following the Akan tradition of naming children after the day they were born. Linked to fertility, Afua celebrates the value of life, the gift of birth, and existence itself. Even the Akan goddess of fertility shares this title, Asase Ya/Afua, giving your little miracle a divine namesake to be proud of.
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