Fulani ( Fula ) Common Names

Fulani, Fula , Fulfulde are a major ethnic group found along the Sahel zone of Africa from West to East Africa. Major numbers can be found in West African countries like Gambia, Senegal, Mali , Mauritania, Nigeria. They speak a Niger Congo Language belonging to the West Atlantic branch. In the west African Sahel many muslim ethnics have africanized Arabic first names-- Fula (Fulani), Wolof, Soninke, etc.

Male

Boubacar
Mamado Yero
Mamado Lamine
Alpha Oumar
Alpha Yaya
Saikou
Ibrahima

Alassana--for twins
Alseny--for twins

Female

Djenabou
Aissatou
Fatoumata
Binta
Dalanda
Kadiatou

Hassanatou--for twins
Houssainatou--for twins




Surnames

Bello 
Buhari 
Bâ 
Diallo 
Gambari 
Jalloh 
Nyako 
Sankara 
Shagari 
Sow 
Tall 
Tuggar 
Yar Adua