A name can profoundly impact a child well into adulthood. Choosing a baby name can be problematic, but is an essential exercise for many parents. South African names
Thomas and Skhumba in the Morning, asked Kaya 959 listeners which names parents should stop giving their children, whether from the name connotation or overuse.
In 2017, Statistics South Africa revealed the most popular first names for girls were Enzokuhle (“Do good” in isiZulu), Melokuhle (“Stand up for good” in isiZulu), then Amahle (“We are Beautiful” in isiZulu).
10 Weird South African names should parents stop giving their children:
10 Overused South African names should parents stop giving their children:
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