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  1. Kwamenoun

    A male given name.

  2. Etymology: From an Akan word meaning "born on Saturday". First used by African-Americans in the 1960s when Kwame Nkrumah was the Prime Minister of Ghana.


  1. Kwame

    Kwame is an Akan masculine given name among the Akan people (such as the Ashanti and Fante) in Ghana which is given to a boy born on Saturday. Traditionally in Ghana, a child would receive their Akan day name during their Outdooring, eight days after birth.According to Akan tradition, people born on particular days exhibit certain characteristics or attributes. Kwame has the appellation "Atoapoma" or "Oteanankannuro" meaning "combat ready."The day naming tradition in Ghana extends to folk characters such as Anansi and deities. Traditional Akan religion states that God created himself on Saturday and is therefore also named "Kwame".


  1. Kwamé

    Kwamé Holland is an American emcee who enjoyed brief popularity in the late 1980s and early 1990s. He is currently a music producer sometimes credited as K-1 Million or K1 Mil.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Kwame in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Kwame in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Kwame in a Sentence

  1. Shari Runner:

    Critics quickly called him out for what they dubbed tone-deaf comments, in which he seemed to be blaming the victims. Shari Runner, former president and CEO of the Chicago Urban League, deemed the remarks insensitive. I can not see the victims of racist policies and bigoted practices shamed by anyone who says they need to do better or be better in their circumstance. I wo n’t accept it, i think for the mayor to make a generalization about a community is more than just misspoken, Kwame Raoul said, it's outright wrong.

  2. Finance Minister Seth Terkper:

    These developments have taken into consideration the release of revised GDP figures for 2015, revision of gold production forecasts for 2016-18 and the shutdown of the (oil production vessel) FPSO Kwame Nkrumah.

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    emerged from an egg
    • A. hatched
    • B. tight
    • C. aligned
    • D. greedy

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