African place-name

Nairobi Origin and Meaning

The name Nairobi is a girl's name of African origin.
Kenya is fairly commonly heard as a girl's name, but its capital city makes a much more exceptional choice.

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Nairobi in Pop Culture

  • Nairobi is the capital and largest city of Kenya. The name "Nairobi" comes from the Maasai phrase "Enkare Nairobi" which translates to "the place of cool waters." Nairobi is popularly known as the "Green City in the Sun."
  • Nairobipseudonym of Agata Jiménez, one of the main characters in series “Money Heist”