Name the KUDU

Thank you to all participants who submitted names for the Name the Kudu Contest! The submission period is now closed.

Our three finalist names are

  • Bekele – (pronounced beh-keh-leh) a traditional Ethiopian name commonly associated with strength, maturity and wisdom
  • Enzi – (pronounced EN-zee) a Swahili name meaning “power” or “authority”
  • Nguvu – (pronounced ngoo-voo) a cultural and symbolic name meaning “strength” or “power” in Swahili

You can vote on your favorite name at