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Gender: Female Origin of Angelou: Literary name

The name Angelou is a girl's name . Angelou and is often added to lists like Middle Names for Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "Baby a Day".

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Famous People Named Angelou

Maya Angelou, American poet, performer, and civil rights activist

Pop Culture References for the name Angelou


emmyb80 Says:


Would love this but is it a bit prententious and/or hipsterish?

Michaela Says:


This name is really beautiful but why is there no meaning?