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Gender: F Pronunciation: Chim-ah-mahn-da Meaning of Chimamanda: "my God will never fail" Origin of Chimamanda: Igbo

The name Chimamanda is a girl's name of Nigerian origin meaning "my God will never fail". Chimamanda and discussed in our forums with posts like "Hunt for our favourite girl names (Alphabet-wise)".

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Made most familiar in English-speaking countries by prize-winning author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Chimamanda has a wonderful meaning and can be shortened to Chima or the spunky Chi.

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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Nigerian novelist

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