Meaning:Loved one, beloved
Remind baby of how much they mean to you with the name Thandiwe. This gender-neutral name has roots in the southern region of Africa, specifically in the Xhosa, Zulu, and Ndebele languages. Coming from the word thanda, this name translates to “loved one” or “beloved” and is an adorable way to show your love for your little one. If you’re a proud cinephile, this name can also connect baby to actress Thandiwe Newton, who’s starred in Beloved, Crash, Westworld, and many other works. Whether you want to inspire baby’s future on the screen or show that they hold a special place in your heart, the name Thandiwe makes for a lovely choice.
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