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Gender: Female Pronunciation: n-GO-zee, n-GAW-zee Meaning of Ngozi: "blessing" Origin of Ngozi: African, Nigerian-Igbo

The name Ngozi is a girl's name of African origin meaning "blessing". Ngozi and is often added to lists like Unique Girl Names: Unusual and Rare and discussed in our forums with posts like "Build a sibling set together!".

From the experts:

Dynamic and creative; common in Africa, challenging here. Pronunciation isn't as difficult as you'd guess, but everyone will have to ask. Many favor n-GO-zee, but a native speaker tells us that it is closer to n-GAW-zee, and we've found at least one n-GAH-zee, too.

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Famous People Named Ngozi

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Nigerian novelist

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