The orishas are often best understood by observing the forces of nature they rule over. For instance, you can learn much about Oshún and her children by watching the rivers and streams she rules over and observing that though she always heads toward her sister Yemayá (the Sea) she does so on her own circuitous route. About Yoruba Names and their Meanings | Awesomely Luvvie – I love this post. I’m not Yoruba (not even close) but I am fascinated by/obsessed with names. It’s beautiful to think of your name as a blessing and a goal all at the same time. Popular Boy Names. Home; Boy Names; Search the most popular baby boy names & pick one that they will love! Find a random name, or discover the traditional meanings & unique origins of boy names of all kinds - you will even find inspiration for the best pet names for your dog or cat!

What is another word for male child? Need synonyms for male child?Here's a list of similar words from our thesaurus that you can use instead. LISTS OF YORUBA NAMES AND THEIR ENGLISH MEANING. Do you know that the names Cecelia and Claudia mean blind and lame? Unlike some tribes that prefer western names, Yorubas are known for giving their children our traditional Yoruba names...