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Gender: Male Pronunciation: nah-eem Meaning of Naim: "river with alder trees; happy" Origin of Naim: Scottish; Arabic "river with alder trees; happy"

The name Naim is a boy's name of Scottish origin meaning "river with alder trees; happy". Naim and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Water and discussed in our forums with posts like "Feedback on Combos and Signatures :)".

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Naim, also sometimes spelled Naime, is a pleasant choice that may have some confusing pronunciation issues in English-speaking countries (where may will say this name as "name"). But don't let that deter you if you're in love with this moniker.

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clairels Says:


This is a "Who's on First?" routine in the making.

"That's what I'm asking you!"

Yara Says:


This is an Arab name too, that means "Tranquility". It's pronounced "na-EEM".