First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Babatunde mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Babatunde

User Submitted Origins


User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from the United Kingdom says the name Babatunde means "The grand dad has returned" and is of Yoruba origin.
  2. A submission from the United Kingdom says the name Babatunde means "Dad or Grand dad has returned" and is of Nigerian origin.
  3. According to a user from Ireland, the name Babatunde means "Father returns".
  4. A submission from California, U.S. says the name Babatunde means "Father has come again (ie, been reincarnated)" and is of Yoruba origin.
  5. A user from Nigeria says the name Babatunde means "Father has come again".
  6. A submission from Nigeria says the name Babatunde means "Returning of a man died in once family" and is of Yoruba origin.
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Notable Persons Named Babatunde

Notable Persons Named Babatunde

Tunde Adebimpe

Tunde Adebimpe is an experimental rock and indie rock musician. He plays Loop (music) and Vocals. Tunde was given the name Babatunde Omoroga Adebimpe on February 26th, 1975 in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. Tunde is also known as Adebimpe and Babatunde Omoroga (full name).

Babatunde Olatunji

Babatunde Olatunji was a world music musician. He plays Drums, percussion, and djembe. He was most prominent from 1959 to 2003. Babatunde was born on April 7th, 1927 in Ajido, Lagos State, Nigeria. He breathed his last breath on April 6th, 2003.

Tunde Baiyewu

Tunde Baiyewu is a pop music and easy listening singing. He has been prominent since 1993. Tunde was given the name Babatunde Emanuel Baiyewu on November 25th, 1968 in London.

Babatunde Raji Fashola

Babatunde Raji Fashola is a 13th Governor of Lagos State. His most notable accomplishments were from 2015 to 2015. Babatunde was born on June 28th, 1963 in Lagos, Lagos State, Nigeria.

Babatunde Idiagbon

Babatunde Idiagbon was a Chief of Staff, Supreme Headquarters, Governor of Borno State, Vice President of Nigeria, and List of Governors of Borno State. His most notable accomplishments were from 1983 to 1985. His military service ended in 1985. Babatunde was born on September 14th, 1942 in Ilorin, Kwara, Nigeria. He breathed his last breath on March 24th, 1999.

Babatunde Osotimehin

Babatunde Osotimehin is an Executive Director of UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, and Federal Minister of Health. Babatunde was born on February 6th, 1949 in Ogun State, Nigeria.

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  • Modenine
  • Babatunde Fowler
    Tax Administrator

Notable Persons With the Last Name Babatunde

Notable Persons With the Last Name Babatunde

Obba Babatunde

Obba Babatunde is an actor. He was most active from 1980 to present. Obba was born on December 1st, 1951 in Jamaica, Queens, New York, U.S.

Micheal Babatunde

Micheal Babatunde is a soccer player for the Raja Casablanca, Heartland F.C., FC Kryvbas Kryvyi Rih, FC Volyn Lutsk, FC Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk, and Nigeria national football team. Micheal was born on December 24th, 1992 in Lagos.

Ogunnaike A Babatunde

Ogunnaike A Babatunde is a in the field of chemical engineering. Ogunnaike was born on March 26th, 1956 in Ijebu Igbo, Ogun State, Nigeria.

Ibrahim Babatunde

Ibrahim Babatunde is a soccer player for the Racing Beirut, S.S.D. Parma Calcio 1913, U.S. Arezzo, Piacenza Calcio 1919, R.A.E.C. Mons, Msida Saint-Joseph F.C., AC Horsens, A.S.D. Città di Nocera 1910, Birkirkara F.C., and FC Daugava. Ibrahim was born on December 29th, 1984 in Lagos.

Rotimi Babatunde

Badmus Babatunde

Badmus Babatunde is a soccer player for the Rangdajied United F.C., Chirag United Club Kerala, Salgaocar F.C., ONGC F.C., Royal Wahingdoh F.C., and Gangtok Himalayan S.C. Badmus was born on February 28th, 1986 in Nigeria.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Babatunde U.S.
  White 0.00% 64.26%
  African American 96.25% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.41% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Babatunde

People with the last name Babatunde are most frequently African American

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Fun Facts about the name Babatunde

  • How Popular is the name Babatunde? Babatunde is the 20,915th most popular name of all time. As a last name Babatunde was the 55,121st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Babatunde have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 344 babies born with the first name Babatunde in the United States. That's more than enough people named Babatunde to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Babatunde? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1971 when it was given as a first name to 9 new born babies.
  • When was Babatunde first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Babatunde is Thursday, October 30th, 1930.
  • What year had the most people named Babatunde born? The highest recorded use of the first name Babatunde was in 1995 with a total of 20 babies.
  • Random Babatunde Factoid: According to the 1977 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Babatunde is not a popular baby boy's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Illinois have the same name in 1977.
  • Weird things about the name Babatunde: The name spelled backwards is Ednutabab. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Abbtednau. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Babatunde? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 373 people with the last name Babatunde.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Babatunde? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Babatunde as their last name since less than 1 person in 769k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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