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Girl Names Starting with Am-

Am- baby names and what they mean, with 55 results. Am- names are used more often as feminine names. Usage of these girl names reached its highest 35 years ago (usage of 5.5%) and is now much diminished (usage 1.5%, down 72.4%), with names like Amanda falling out of fashion. The most fashionable birth names among these are Amelia (#12), Amina (#303), Amiyah (#304), Amaya (#212) and Amira (#381), while Amen (top 10%) and Amis (12%) are conventional Am- surnames. Here is the list of Am- names for boys.

Am- names

Ama - Amara | Amarantha - Aminta | Amira - Amya

Ama - Amara

Ama and variantsAma1, var. Amma
Derived fr. Ghanaian language. "Born on Saturday." Ama and Amma are more familiar as birth names compared to other forms.

Amabel and variantsAmabel1, var. Ama2, Amabelle
Root fr. Latin. "Lovable, amiable." Popular. Compare Amabel with common surnames Agel (upper 72%), Anghel (60%), which also end with -el.

Amabel2, Amable, Amaybel, Amaybelle, Amayble
Forms of Mabel. Origin fr. English, Latin words. "Lovable." Scarce as birth names, but Amaybelle, Amabel, etc. are similar to the more conventional Anabelle.

Amada and variantsAmada1, var. Amadea1, Amadia, Amadita, Amata1
Stems fr. Latin word. "Lovable." Less used today. Amada was the version last listed (the 1920s) in the Top 2000.

Amadea2, var. Amadee, Amedee
Source fr. Latin element. "God's love." Amadea, Amadee and Amedee are unusual as birth names.

Amadore, var. Amadora
Origin fr. Italian language. "Gift of love." Not in popularity charts.

Amala and variantsAmala, var. Amahl, Amahla, Amal, Amel
Source fr. Arabic element. "Hope." Used frequently as baby names, Amala, Amel, etc. are comparable to the conventional Amada.

Emily and variantsAmalea, Amalia, Amalie, Amelie, Amelita, Ameline, Amy
Var. of Emily. Based on Latin language. "Rival; laborious; eager." Amalia, Amelie and Amy were Top birth names in 2015.

Amalfi, var. Amalfey
.. Italian town and part of coastline .. Amalfey and Amalfi are unusual as female names, and Amalfi is found commonly (upper 97%) as a last name.

Amalida, var. Amaleeda, Amelida
Source fr. Old German word. "Hardworking woman." Amalida, Amaleeda and Amelida are not Top 2000 names.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Am- names: Ama, Amada, Amal, Amalia, Amalie

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Am- names: Amanda, Amani, Amara, Amelie, Amma, Amy

Amalthea, var. Amaltheia
Based on Greek language. Greek mythology .. Amalthea and Amaltheia are not often used as children's names.

Amana
Derivative of Hebrew language. "Loyal, faithful." Amana is not in the Top 2000. See also Amynah.

Amanda and variantsAmanda, var. Amada2, Amandah, Amandi, Amandie, Amandy, Amandine, Amata2
From Latin. "Fit to be loved, lovable." Common, with usage of 0.058% for Amanda and variants as baby names in 2015, higher than 0.058% in 2014.

Amande, Amandina
Forms of Almond. .. May refer to skin tone, or .. Unusual. Amandina (cf. Armandina, Alldina) ends with -dina.

Amandeep
Source fr. Hindi. "Lamp of peace." Amandeep is unusual as a girls' name. See also Amande.

AmaniAmani
Origin fr. Kiswahili element. "Peace." Cross-gender use. Amani is intermittently used as a women's name, occurring often (upper 45%) as a surname.

Amanpreet
Derivative of Hindi language. "One who loves peace." Rather quaint as a birth name.

Amantha
Possibly variant of Amarantha, a flower .. A rare children's name. See also Amanda.

Amapola, var. Ama3, Ammapola
Source fr. Arabic element. "Poppy." Amapola and forms grew in popularity during 1890-1899.

Amara and variantsAmara, var. Amargo, Amargoe, Amargot, Amarinda1, Amarinda2, Amarra
Stems fr. Latin word. "Everlasting." Popular as children's names, Amara, Amargoe, etc. are similar to the familiar Amaya.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for Am- names for girls.

1. Ama - Amara
Ama [Amma], Amabel [Ama, Amabelle], Mabel [Amabel, Amable, Amaybel, Amayble, Amaybelle], Amada [Amata, Amadia, Amadea, Amadita], Amadea [Amadee, Amedee], Amadore [Amadora], Amala [Amel, Amal, Amahl, Amahla], Emily [Amy, Amelie, Amalia, Amalie, Ameline, Amelita, ..], Amalfi [Amalfey], Amalida [Amelida, Amaleeda], Amalthea [Amaltheia], Amana, Amanda [Amata, Amandy, Amandi, Amandah, Amandie, Amandine, ..], Almond [Amande, Amandina], Amandeep, Amani, Amanpreet, Amantha, Amapola [Ama, Ammapola], Amara [Amargo, Amarra, Amargoe, Amargot, Amarinda]


Amarantha [Amarande, Amaranta, Amarante, Amaranthe], Amarilla, Amaris [Amari, Amarit, Amariah, Amarissa], Amaryllis [Amarilis], Amata, Amaya [Amaia], Amber [Ambur, Ambre, Ambar, Ambereen, Amberetta], Amberly [Amberly, Amberli, Amberlee, Amberley, Amberlie, Amberleight, ..], Ambika [Ambeeka, Ambeika], Ambrosine [Ambrozia, Ambrozine, Ambrosiya, Ambrozetta, Ambrosinetta, Ambrosinette, ..], Imelda [Amelda], Amelia [Amy, Amelya, Amilia, Amelyna, Amelyta, Amelyne, ..], Amelinda [Amalinda, Amalynda, Amelindah, Amellinda], America, Amethyst [Amathyst, Amatista, Amethist, Amethiste], Aimee [Amey], Amica [Amika, Amice, Amicah], Amilia [Amilya, Amiliya, Amillia], Amina [Amena, Ameena, Aminah, Amynah, Amineh, Ameenah], Aminta [Amynta, Amintah]


Amira [Amera, Amyra, Amerah, Amirah, Amyrah, Ameerah, ..], Amisa [Amissa], Amisha, Amit, Amita, Amitola, Amity [Amitie], Amiya [Amia, Amiyah], Amneet, Amor [Amora, Amore, Amorra], Amorette [Amoretta], Amparo, Amrita, Amy [Amil, Amye, Amya, Amie, Ammie, Amiee, ..], Amya

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