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


NSIA.  Unisex.  African Tshi name meaning "sixth born child," from nsia (the number six). (A Grammar of the Asante & Fante Language called Tshi, Christaller, 1875)

... The same is the case in Ashantee, where the king's last name is the birthday, which necessarily returns once a week, and the first is the title Sai or Osai, borne also by the principal nobles.  Here the first-born son if Tete, the corresponding daughter Dede; the second pair are Tete masculine, and Koko feminine; the third, Mesa and Mansa; fourth, Anan and Tsotso; fifth, Anum and Manum; sixth, Nsia and Sasa; seventh, Ason, masculine and feminine; eithth, Botfe; ninth, Akron; tenth, Badu.  The three latter are common to both sexes... (Wanderings in West Africa, v.2, 1863)


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