Fanta


Gender: Feminine
Origin: Diula
(FAHN-tah)

The name is a Diula form of the Arabic female name, Fatima. Diula is a Manding language spoken by the Dioula people, an ethnic group which resides in Northern Ivory Coast.

As of 2009, Fanta was the 487th most popular female name in France.

2 thoughts on “Fanta

    • Same here. But I actually am fond of the drink. I think it is a pretty tough name to carry in France, since the drink is pretty widespread and known there. I appreciate its history, though.

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