Iman - girls name

Iman name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 86%

Iman name meaning:

The name Iman has Arabic origins and is primarily used for girls. It holds a special significance in Islamic culture as it means "faith" or "belief." Derived from the Arabic word "amana," Iman represents a deep and unwavering faith in God. It embodies the core principles of Islam, emphasizing the importance of trust, conviction, and devotion to religious beliefs.

Iman is a beautiful and meaningful name that carries a sense of spirituality and guidance. It symbolizes the strength and confidence that come from a strong faith in God. Individuals named Iman are often seen as pious, virtuous, and trustworthy, embodying the values and teachings of Islam. This name can serve as a reminder to hold on to one's beliefs, even in challenging times, and to remain steadfast in the face of adversity.

Choosing the name Iman for a girl signifies the hope for her to grow up with a strong sense of faith and spirituality. It reflects a desire for her to embrace the values and principles of Islam, fostering a deep connection with her religious identity.

Origin: Arabic

Faith, belief.


Unisex names

Related names

Iman , Imaan

Other girls names beginning with I


Overall UK ranking: 767 out of 5581

48 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (652)

Historical popularity of Iman

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