Meaning and name origin
Aimee \a(i)-mee\ as a girl's name is pronounced ay-MEE, ay-MAY. It is of Old French and Latin origin, and the meaning of Aimee is "beloved". From French "aimer" meaning "to love", from Latin "amare". Variant of Amy. Saint Ame of France (seventh century), also called Amatus. Used in French since the Middle Ages. Evangelist Aimée Semple McPherson.
There is 1 masculine form of Aimee: Aime.
Aimee is a very popular first name for females (#503 out of 4276, Top 12%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Aimee for girls. Aimee reached its highest rank of #151 in the U.S. in 1970-1979. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Aimee and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Amy (#148) and Aimee (#815). (2014 statistics).
Aimee is also pronounced similarly to Aimy, Amee, Amie, Amiee, Ammie, Amye and Aymee. Other suggested similar baby names are Aidee, Ailee and Aine. These names tend to be less commonly used than Aimee.