Tokunbo: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Tokunbo
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**Unisex name that is given as Ola Tokunbo or simply Tokunbo
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Tokunbo is a Nigerian name from the Yoruba tribe. The name means 'Born overseas'.
**Born across the sea. A gift from across the sea.
** So for people mostly other Nigerians (who know the meaning) who meets a person male/female (Tokunbo is a unisex name)with this name, they automatically know that their parents are Nigerians but they were born outside of the country.
The full name is Ola Tokunbo but not everyone adds or uses the Ola.
It is also used for describing things like cars brought to Nigeria from another country, usually over seas countries.
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** Tokunbo Olajide- A retired Light Middle Weight boxer from New York City, though born in Vancouver,British Colombia,Canada December 5, 1976
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