The name Amani is a girl's name of Arabic origin meaning "faith". Amani is ranked #760 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Peace and discussed in our forums with posts like "Baby a Day".
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Popular with Muslim and African-American parents, this virtue name also fits in with the trendy i ending names being seen at the moment. It debuted on the US Top 1000 in 1996.
Kenyan singer-songwriter Amani (born Cecilia Wairimu) has brought the name some attention in the music industry.