Arabic, Swahili

Imani Origin and Meaning

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

Another strong Arabic name, related to Iman. Imani one is popular throughout the Muslim world but especially East Africa. It was chosen for her daughter by actress Jasmine Guy.

# 503 in the US

Imani Rank in US Top 1000

# 2890 on Nameberry

Imani Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Imani Popularity

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Famous People Named Imani

  • Imani Francesca CoppolaAmerican singer,songwriter
  • Imani Trishawn McGeeStafford, American basketball player
  • Imani HakimAmerican actress
  • Imani UzuriAmerican jazz singer
  • Imani Michelle DorseyAmerican soccer player
  • Solána Imani Rowe aka SZAAmerican R&B singer,songwriter
  • Imani Duckett (b. 1999)daughter of actress Jasmine Guy and Terrence Duckett
  • Imani Shekinah AlexanderKnox (b. 2011), daughter of actor Flex Alexander and singer Shanice Wilson
  • Jolie Ivory Imani Wayansdaughter of actor Keenen Ivory Wayans
  • Deyjah Imani Harrisdaughter of American rapper T.I.
  • Imanistage name of Emandu Rashaan Wilcox, male American rapper of group The Pharcyde
  • Imani Pattersonmale American actor
  • Nyjah Imani Hustonmale American pro skateboarder

Imani in Pop Culture

  • Imani Firewingcharacter on animated series "Mysticons"
  • Imani Dawsonbaby in "Imani All Mine" by Connie Porter
  • Imanibaby in "What Looks Like Crazy on an Ordinary Day" by Pearl Cleage

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