Amari - boys name

Amari name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 94%

Amari name meaning:

The name Amari is of African origin, specifically Swahili, and it can be used for both boys and girls. In Swahili, Amari means "strength" or "power." This name embodies qualities of resilience, determination, and fortitude. It reflects the idea of someone who possesses inner strength and the ability to overcome challenges. Amari is a name that conveys a sense of confidence and leadership.

In addition to its Swahili roots, Amari has other meanings in different cultures. In Arabic, Amari means "eternal" or "immortal." In Hebrew, it can mean "given by God" or "promised by God." These additional meanings add depth to the name and create a sense of spiritual significance.

Overall, the name Amari carries positive connotations and speaks to qualities such as strength, power, resilience, and spirituality. It is a meaningful and inspiring name choice for a boy, embodying qualities that parents may hope their child will possess.

Origin: Hebrew



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Overall UK ranking: 278 out of 4789

167 recorded births last year

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Historical popularity of Amari

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