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Gender: Female Meaning of Amina: "trustworthy, faithful" Origin of Amina: Arabic Amina's Popularity in 2017: #270

The name Amina is a girl's name of Arabic origin meaning "trustworthy, faithful". Amina is ranked #270 on our popularity charts and discussed in our forums with posts like "Totally, Kinda, or No Way?".

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The name of the mother of the prophet Muhammad is well used among Muslims everywhere.

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Famous People Named Amina

Amina bint Wahb, mother of the Prophet Muhammad
Amina, Hausa Muslim Warrior Queen of Zazzau (Nigeria)
Amina Annabi, French-Tunisian singer/songwriter & actress
Amina Rizk, Egyptian actress
Amina Wadud, American convert & scholar of Islam
Amina Masood Janjua, Pakistani painter and activist

Pop Culture References for the name Amina

Amina, 2012 Nigerian mental illness film
Amina, French-language magazine aimed at black women

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