Names of the Week
Quote of the Week
"Music in the soul can be heard by the universe."  More

Ajani Meaning


Quick Facts







No. Of Syllables:


No. Of Letters:


Origin & Meaning

The name Ajani is of African origin.

The meaning of Ajani is "perseverer".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 2918 in baby name popularity for boys with 39 occurrences.  It ranked 13047 in popular baby names for girls with 7 occurrences. 

View the Ajani Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Ajani has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Ajani to other names.


What will your new little Ajani be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Children named Ajani are often adept and discreet but most of all they are  read more >>

Related Names

Other Tidbits

Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Ajani in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Ajani.

Just for fun, see the name Ajani in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Ajani in Nautical Flags page.

Names Like This

African names encompass a variety of cultures, religions and languages.

Most people in North Africa are of the Muslim faith and therefore tend to use Muslim, Arabic names when naming their children. Central and South Africa maintain the influence of Western culture and frequently use European names when naming their children.

Traditional African names often reflect the order, time, or season of the child's birth. For example born on a given day or at a certain time, first born or second born. The name may also represent circumstances, for example, born while father was away. It is also common for given names to be vocabulary words from the local language.