What does Imani mean?
Imani /ima-ni/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name (also used less commonly as boys' name Imani) is of Arabic origin, and the meaning of Imani is "belief, faith". Imani is an alternate form of Iman (Arabic). Compare last name Irani.
Imani▲ has 1 related variation via Iman: Eman.Kreatif forms: Imain, Imaniio, Ioimani. [more]
How popular is Imani?
Imani is an uncommonly occurring first name for females but a very prominent surname for all people (#60557 out of 150436, Top 40%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Imani for girls. Imani was first listed in 1990 and reached its apex rank of #239 in the U.S. in 1996, and is at #503 presently. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)