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Gender: Male Origin of Shango: African, Yoruba, mythology name

The name Shango is a boy's name of African origin. Shango and is often added to lists like Mythology Baby Names for Boys and discussed in our forums with posts like "What would be the perfect twin?".

From the experts:

More substantial than it sounds: Shango was the god of thunder and legendary ancestor of the Yoruba people of Nigeria.

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Pop Culture References for the name Shango

Shango, character in DC Comics
Shango, American 1960s rock band