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Gender: Male Meaning of Simba: "lion" Origin of Simba: Swahili

The name Simba is a boy's name of Swahili origin meaning "lion". Simba and is often added to lists like Crazy Nicknames for Boys and discussed in our forums with posts like "Choose Their Stage Names".

From the experts:

Traditional African name made cartoonish by the Disney character in The Lion King.

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Pop Culture References for the name Simba

Simba, "The Lion King" main character
Swahili word meaning "lion"