Naima

Naima - A very unique female name



  Jun 28,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Naima, meaning pleasant, agreeable, likeable, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1970 on position #2399. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Naima and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Naima? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Naima. The baby girl name Naima was given to 104 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1448 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 13,589 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Naima peaked in popularity 12 years ago in 2005 on position 843.



Famous with this name

Naima Lamcharki
Naima Wifstrand
Naima Silva


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Naima is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Naima is currently topping the baby name charts in Illinois at position #724 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #1,812.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Naima is where you live.


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Naima origin and meaning

Naima is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means pleasant, agreeable, likeable. To see famous people named Naima, pop culture references for the name Naima and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Naima

We've found the following names that sound similar to Naima, sorted by popularity.

Naomi / Nina / Nia / Noemi / Nannie / Nona / Nan / Nya / Nyah / Neha /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20121448
20111115
20101248
20091032
2008955
2007903
2006876
2005843
20042759
20034529
20023282
20013854
20002869
19992914
19983741
19973214
19962675
19954604
19942845
19913278
19892601
19882993
19872790
19863829
19852487
19842355
19832629
19822064
19812766
19802251
19792031
19781582
19771672
19761627
19751753
19741976
19732922
19722505
19712390
19702399

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Illinois724
Minnesota749
Washington903
Indiana981
Florida1097
New York1121
California1206
Georgia1417
Texas1812

Even more about Naima


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Naima a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Naima?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2005
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Naima
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 13,589
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1970
2012 births +104

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