What does Amad mean?
Amad /amad/ [2 sylls.] as a name for boys. Amad's root is Arabic, and Amad means "highly praised or one who constantly thanks God". Amad is an alternate form of Ahmed (Arabic). Compare surname Amat.
How popular is Amad?
Amad is an uncommonly occurring given name for males but a somewhat prominent last name for all people (#96480 out of 150436, Top 64%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of the boy name Amad and associated names. Popular alternative forms of Amad (unlisted) appearing in the Top 1000 are Ahmad (#571 last year) and Ahmed (#549). These boy names reached the peak of their popularity in the year 2001 (usage of 0.5605%) and have become significantly less popular since (usage 0.44%, down 21.5%). Ahmad (#571) and Ahmed (#549) are two of the more fashionable names for newborns among these. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Amad is alike in pronunciation to Amid and Imad. Other suggested similar baby names are Aad, Abad, Amadee, Amadei, Amadeo, Amado, Amal, Aman, Amati, Amato, Amit, Amjad and Asad. These names tend to be more frequently used than Amad.