Adewale name meaning

Updated: May 30th, 2024
Gender: Boy
Origin: Yoruba
Usage: Yoruba and English
Pronunciation: pronunciation of Adewale
Meaning: Crown has come home
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What does Adewale mean?

Atypical Adewale is used prevalently in English and Yoruba is used usually as a baby boy name. It is rooted from Yoruba, Adewale means "Crown has come home".

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How popular is the name Adewale?

Adewale is an uncommon baby name in United States, although it has been in use since 1974 but could not make beyond the top 4000. Over 166 babies in United States have been named Adewale.

In England and Wales, it is relatively new, first appeared in 1997. But an extremely popular name in Nigeria where every 1 in 2000 have the name. At least, 110000 people globally have been given the name as per our findings.

View more ▾View full list ▾[1] Source: Social Security Administration


What numerology tells about Adewale?

Your motto is: be the change you want to see in the world and make a difference while you are alive. You are secretive when it comes to your dreams and goals because you believe that the fewer people know about your ideas and happiness, the longer you will stay happy and motivated. You are the most self-motivated person you know. Unrestricted lifestyle is your mark. You keep following your heart in order to avoid disappointment and solitude.

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Famous people named Adewale

  • Adewale Olukoju, Nigerian athlete
  • Adewale Ayuba, musical artist
  • Adewale Ogunleye, former American football defensive end
  • Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, English actor and former fashion model best
  • Adewale Wahab, Nigerian footballer who plays as a midfielder

  • Boy names beginning with A
  • American Boy Names
  • Yoruban Boy Names
  • English Boy Names
  • Baby Names that mean Crown
  • Baby Names that mean home


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  2. Office for National Statistics,
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