The name Django is a boy's name of Romani origin meaning "I awake". Django and is often added to lists like Cool Boy Names From Around the World and discussed in our forums with posts like "Picky Parents BNG".
From the experts:
Django — the D is silent as most everyone now knows — the nickname of the great Belgian-born jazz guitarist Django (originally Jean Baptiste) Reinhardt, makes a dynamic musical choice for any jazz aficionado. Reinhardt's nickname "Django" is Romani for "I awake." The name has become more familiar with the release of and acclaim for the Quentin Tarantino film Django Unchained.