Type Region
Pronounced Pron. AF-ri-kə(English)
A-free-ka(Italian, Romanian)

Meaning & History

Of Latin origin, possibly from the Afri people who lived near Carthage in North Africa.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesAfrika(Bulgarian) Àfrica(Catalan) Afrika(Croatian) Afrika(Czech) Afrika(Danish) Afrika(Dutch) Afrique(French) Afrika(German) Afrika(Norwegian) Afryka(Polish) África(Portuguese) Afrika(Russian) Afrika(Serbian) Afrika(Slovak) África(Spanish) Afrika(Swedish) Afryka(Ukrainian)
Given Name DescendantAfricanus(Ancient Roman)
Same SpellingÁfrica, Àfrica

Entry updated November 20, 2020