Iman Origin and Meaning

The name Iman is a girl's name of Arabic origin meaning "faith".

One of the best-known African names in the Western World because of the Somali-born model and wife of the late David Bowie.

Iman Popularity

Famous People Named Iman

  • Iman (Mohamed Abdulmajid)Somali,American model
  • Iman AliPakistani actress
  • Iman MeskiniNorwegian actress
  • Iman bint Al Abdullah (b. 1996)Princess of Jordan; daughter of King Abdullah II and Queen Rania
  • Iman bint Al HusseinPrincess of Jordan, daughter of King Hussein and Queen Noor
  • Iman PahlaviPrincess of Iran, daughter of Crown Prince Reza Pahlavi and Yasmine Pahlavi
  • Iman Tayla "Junie" Shumpert Jr. (b. 2015)daughter of basketball player Iman Shumpert and Teyana Taylor
  • Sy'rai Iman Smithdaughter of singer/actress Brandy Norwood
  • Iman Asante Shumpertmale American basketball player
  • Iman Crosson aka Alphacatmale American actor and impressionist
  • Imaan HammamDutch supermodel

Iman in Pop Culture

  • Iman Avestacharacter in DC Universe
  • Iman Fashion Brand (CosmeticsHandbags, Etc.)