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Origin of the name MASIKA.
Etymology of the name MASIKA.
Meaning of the baby name MASIKA.

  

MASIKA.  Unisex.  African Swahili name meaning "born during a monsoon," from masika (great rain). (A Dictionary of the Suahili Language, Krapf, 1882).

... We were delayed among them by sore illness, by the general unwillingness of our party to advance, and by the difficulty of hiring porters in the sowing season,—the Masika or great Rains had set in.  During the violence of this monsoon, we traversed the pestiferous region between Unyamwezi and Ujiji... (The Journal of the Royal Geographic Society of London, v.29, 1859).

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