Meaning and name origin
Amad \a-mad\ as a boy's name is of Arabic origin, and the meaning of Amad is "highly praised or one who constantly thanks God". Amad is a variant of Ahmed (Arabic): one of the many names of the prophet Muhammad, and popular with American Muslims.
Amad is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Amad is also pronounced similarly to Amid and Imad. Other suggested similar baby names are Aad, Abad, Amadee, Amadei, Amadeo, Amadi, Amado, Amal, Aman, Amati, Amato, Amed, Amit, Amjad and Asad. These names tend to be more commonly used than Amad.