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Amina Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Amina is of Arabic origin.

The meaning of Amina is "truthful".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 408  in baby name popularity for girls with 776 occurrences.    Less than 5 boys were given the name. 

View the Amina Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Amina has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Amina to other names.


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Related Names

Amina is a form of the name Amin.

Variants of the name Amina include Ameena, Ameenah, Aminah.

The name Amin is a form of Amina.

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Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Amina in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Amina.

Just for fun, see the name Amina in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Amina in Nautical Flags page.

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Last year this name was ranked as one of the top 1000 most popular names within its gender.

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