Meaning and name origin
Imani \i-ma-ni\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Imani), is of Arabic origin, and the meaning of Imani is "belief, faith". Imani is a variant of Iman (Arabic): made familiar in modern times by supermodel Iman.
Imani is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Imani for girls. Imani reached its highest rank of #239 in the U.S. in 1996 (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Imani and its source form. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Imani (#503) and Iman. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).