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Gender: Female Meaning of Juba: "born on Monday" Origin of Juba: African

The name Juba is a girl's name of African origin meaning "born on Monday". Juba and is often added to lists like Unique Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Build a sibling set together!".

From the experts:

Juba, a strong and resonant unisex name, belonged to an ancient African king, is a city and river name, and is traditionally given to Ashanti (of Ghana) girls born on Monday.

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Famous People Named Juba

Juba I and II, Kings of Numidia
John Caleb "Juba" Diez, Sr., American male politician from Louisiana
Master Juba, stage name of William Henry Lane, American male dancer and actor

Pop Culture References for the name Juba

Juba, a male character in the film "Gladiator"
Juba, capital of South Sudan