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Gender: Male Origin of Congo: Place-name

The name Congo is a boy's name of African origin. Congo and is often added to lists like Too-Cool Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Picky Parents BNG".

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One place name that should stay undiscovered.

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Famous People Named Congo

Kid Congo Powers (born Brian Tristan), American guitarist with The Cramps and the Bad Seeds
Louis Congo, 18th century executioner in Louisiana, USA

Pop Culture References for the name Congo

"Congo," novel by Michael Crichton and 1995 movie
Congo, chimpanzee artist in the London Zoo
Congo, river and two countries in Africa
"Congo," song by Genesis
Congo, a voodoo spirit