What does Amiah mean?
Amiah /ami-ah/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name has the meaning "beloved". Amiah is an alternate form of Amy (Old French, Latin) with the suffix -iah.
How popular is Amiah?
Amiah is an unusual first name for females. Amiah is an equivalently unusual surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Amiah for girls. Amiah was first listed in 2008 and reached its top rank of #974 in the U.S. then, but is not ranked currently. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Shown below is a comparison of the usage of Amiah and related names. Prominent varying forms of Amiah are Aimee (#815 a year ago), Ami, Amia (#709), Amie, Ammie, Amy (#148), Amya (#825) and Esme (#816). Forms like Aymee are uncommon. These girl names were at the peak of their popularity during 1970-1979 (usage of 0.3272%) and are somewhat less popular today (usage 0.1874%, ▼42.7%), with the forms Aimee, Ami, Amie and Amya becoming less stylish. Amia (#709) and Amy (#148) are two of the more chic girl names among these, with Amy going through a revival in usage. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Amiah is pronounced similarly to Ama, Amaia, Amiya▲, Amiyah▲ and Amma. Other recommended similar baby names are Abiah, Adiah, Ainah, Aliah, Amicah, Aminah, Amirah▲, Ania, Aniyah▲, Annah, Ariah▲, Asiah and Aviah. Like Amiah, these names are not frequently used.