When I was looking to name the baby elephant in our new book I came a across Kaluwa and it seemed absolutely perfect. It will become clear when you read it but thought I’d share this. The name Kaluwa is of African Swahili origin. The meaning of Kaluwa is forgotten or forgotten one Kaluwa is generally used as a girl's name. It consists of 6 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Ka-lu-wa. A name fit for a child full of brilliance and spirit, a little adventurer.