Meaning and Name Origin
Amad \a-mad\ as a name for boys. Amad's root is Arabic, and Amad means "highly praised or one who constantly thanks God". Amad is a form of Ahmed (Arabic): one of the many names of the prophet Muhammad, and popular with American Muslims. Seldom used as a name for baby boys.
Amad is an uncommonly occurring given name for males. Amad is also an uncommon last name for all people. (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 and have become significantly less popular since. 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.