Amazigh Baby Names & Amazigho Names
The language of the Amazigh is best known as Berber or the Berber languages, and these are a family of closely related languages and dialects native to North Africa. Berber is spoken in great numbers of the populations in Morocco and Algeria, and by smaller numbers in Libya, Tunisia, Mali and Niger. Berber is a part of the Afro-asiatic language family and dates back to ancient times, and the written traditions date back to over 2,200 years in existence. The Berber word “Amazigh” means “free man” or “noble man” and is often used in place of the term Berber in when writing in English and French. Baby Name World is a great resource for researching Berber or Amazigh baby names and name meanings as well as North African names.