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What does Aminah mean?

Aminah Pronunciation of Aminah [am-i-nah] as a girls' name is of Arabic origin, and Aminah means "honest, faithful". Aminah is a version of Amina (Arabic): mother of the prophet Muhammad.

Associated with: arabic, faithful (determined).


Aminah has 5 variants: Ameena, Ameenah, Amena, Amineh and Amynah.

Creative forms:
(female) Amian, Aninah, ..

(male) Amian, Amman, ..

Middle name pairings:
Aminah Kimberly (A.K.), ..

How popular is Aminah?

Aminah is an uncommon given name for women. Aminah is also a unique last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Aminah entered the list in 1996 and reached its apex position of #902 in the U.S. in 2015. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Aminah name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Aminah outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. The only other popular variation form of Aminah (#902 a year ago) is Amina (#303 a year ago). Other forms, like Amena, are uncommon. Adoption of these relations of Aminah is widespread presently (median #602). Amina and Aminah are two of the more trendy baby names here.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Aminah, Amina in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Aminah and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Aminah is pronounced similarly to Amana, Amani, Emina, Yamina, Yaminah and Yemina. Other recommended names are Abijah, Abina, Acimah, Adiah, Adibah, Adina, Adinah, Adivah, Agnah, Aidah, Aina, Ainah, Akilah, Alanah, Alenah, Aliah, Alicah, Alidah, Alikah, Alina, Alisah, Aliyah, Alizah, Allinah, Almidah (see Almeda), Almina, Almirah, Almitah (see Almeda), Alynah, Amandah, Amerah, Amia, Amiah, Amica, Amicah, Amika, Aminta, Amintah, Amira, Amirah, Amisa, Amita, Amiya, Amiyah, Amyrah, Anima, Anina, Aninna, Anisah, Aniyah, Annah, Annina, Anona, Ariah, Arina, Ariyah, Armina, Asiah, Atifah, Auina, Aviah, Avivah, Ayisah, Binah, Dinah, Jeminah, Linah, Rainah and Tinah. These names tend to be more frequently used than Aminah.

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