Origin:Native American
Other Origin(s):African
Meaning:Drops of dew; Prosperity
Is there anything more beautiful than wandering outside in the morning to witness the sunlight glinting off the dew drops that have formed overnight? Maybe only your little one! So, if you are looking for a name that encapsulates the beauty of nature and your newest addition all in one, then consider the name Chumani. A feminine name of Native American Sioux origin, Chumani means “drops of dew.” Paying homage to this natural phenomenon, this moniker will not only connect baby to the earth, but also to their heritage. The name also has possible connections to the Xhosa language, with a secondary meaning of “prosperity.” Whichever definition resonates most with you, baby is sure to have a life that is positively overflowing with love.
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