Mandela Name Meaning & Origin

Mandela

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Xhosa (South African) family name used as a given name to honor Nelson Mandela.
Pronounced: man-DEL-uh

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Nelson Mandela. South African anti-apartheid revolutionary and former President of South Africa.
Mandela Van Peebles, America Actor and son of actor/director Mario Van Peebles.
Mandela Barnes, Wisconsin State Assemblyman.

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