Name Iman - meaning, origin, popularity 


Iman meaning and origin

Gender: Unisex, both Boy and Girl
Origin: Arabic and Persian
Usage: Arabic, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Marathi, Tamil, Arabic, Kannada, Sikh, Sindhi, Telugu, Urdu, Swedish, Danish, Norwegian and Finnish
Pronunciation: \"pronunciation
Meaning: Name of a Raga, Faithful, Faith and Belief
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Unorthodox Iman came from Arabic and Persian is largely used in Kannada, Urdu, Norwegian, Swedish, Arabic, Sindhi, Hindi, Danish, Sikh, Telugu, Gujarati, Tamil, Marathi and Finnish and is given to both genders, meaning of Iman is "Name of a Raga, Faithful, Faith In Allah or Belief". Iman is form of The Arabic Name إيمان Meaning Faith, Belief in Latin language.

Variants of Iman

Emani, Emane

Names that rhyme with Iman

Popularity of Iman

Iman is common in United States where over 5417 new-borns have been given the name since 1972. Recently the name is rising, in 1996, it ranked 1042nd when 178 parents chose the moniker for their baby girls. Also, Iman is common in England and Wales where over 2459 new-borns have been given the name since 1996. Currently the name is rising, in 2004, the moniker grabbed the 284th spot and 149 baby girls were given the name. Also, A common name in France with over 3026 new-borns have been given the name since 1972. At present the name is rising, in 2000, it ranked 315th when 163 parents chose the moniker for their baby girls.

Iman is a unique baby name in Belgium, it has been in use since 1995 and was able to reach the top 300 names. In 2004, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 219 on girl names chart when 46 babies were named Iman. There are over 623 babies that have been given the name Iman in Belgium. Iman is an uncommon baby name in Switzerland where it is still in use. However things change on global perspective, Iman is extremely popular in Iraq where every 1 in 200 have the name as well as in, Egypt and Iran. Also the baby name is popular in Indonesia, Jordan, Sudan, Yemen, Pakistan, Palestine, Syria, India, Lebanon, Morocco, Tanzania, Libya, Saudi Arabia, Tunisia, Russia, United Arab Emirates, Kuwait, Oman, Ethiopia, Bangladesh and Somalia. As per our research, over 1160000 babies have been bestowed Iman around the globe.

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Iman in Nordic countries

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What numbers say about Iman?

You have a positive influence on people but gather their negativity instead of positivity on a daily basis. It drains you. You are creative and free-spirited. Focus on inner peace, balance, harmony, helping those in need, kindness, and love. You don't depend on anyone's understanding and support. You believe that what you give is what you will receive. Having letter I as your first vowel represents your elegance, impulsive attitude, big heart, and gentle soul.

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  •  Antony - Antony's meaning is Name of a Saint or Prepared for a Journey is commonly used in Danish and Swedish and a baby boy name is of Latin and Greek origin
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Namesakes of Iman

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  • Iman Mobali, Iranian football player
  • Iman Xin Chemjong, Limbu historian, writer, linguist, lexicographer
  • Iman Ali, Pakistani actress and super model
  • Imani Henries in November Criminals as Actress
  • Iman al-Obeidi is a Libyan lawyer who attracted the attention of the media around the world when on March 26, 2011, she entered the restaurant of the Hotel Rixos in Trípoli, only place of residence that allows the Regimen
  • Iman Al-Ghouri is renowned for his acting in movie Land for a Foreigner
  • Iman Corinne Adrienne, from 2019 fantasy and mystery film Shadowplay, who portrayed Lamya's Step-mother.
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