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Gender: Female Meaning of Amata: "beloved" Origin of Amata: Italian feminine variant of the Latin Amatus

The name Amata is a girl's name of Italian, Latin origin meaning "beloved". Amata and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Love and discussed in our forums with posts like "A brother or sister for little Jack or Olivia".

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Name that's virtually unknown here but has a lovely meaning and a simple sound and spelling.

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Famous People Named Amata

Saint Amata of Assisi, nun who was healed by her aunt, Saint Clare of Assisi
Amata Catherine Coleman Radewagen, U.S. Congressional delegate from American Samoa
Amata Kabua (male), 1st President of the Marshall Islands

Pop Culture References for the name Amata

Amata, Roman mythological figure, wife of King Latinus, who appears in Virgil's The Aeneid
Amata, character from J.K. Rowling's 'The Tales of Beedle the Bard'
Amata Almodovar, a character in the game Fallout 3.


ElsaAnne Says:


Beautiful unusual name!