Swahili Submitted Surnames
are used by Swahili
speakers in eastern Africa.
Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
RAMADHANI Swahili, Indonesian
From Arabic رَمَضَان (ramaḍān)
, the name of the ninth month of the Islamic calendar and a period of fasting for Muslims.
SAYYID Swahili, Muslim
From the Arabic honourific title سَيِّد (sayyid)
which means "master, lord, prince, mister".