[ 3 syll. a-li-ma, al-ima ] The baby girl name Alima is pronounced as aa-LIY-Maa- †. Alima is of Arabic origin. It is used mainly in Arabic and Hebrew. The name Alima means 'skilled in music and dancing; sea maiden'.
Alima has 11 variant transcriptions. Variation transcriptions of the name include Aleama, Aleamah, Aleema, Aleemah, Aleima, Aleimah, Aliema, Aliemah, Alimah, Alyma, and Alymah.
See also the related categories, maiden (maid), sea, dancing, and arabic.
Alima is not often used as a baby girl name. It is listed outside of the top 1000.
Baby names that sound like Alima include Aelani, Ailín, Alaina, Alama, Alana, Alanae, Alanee, Alaney, Alani, Alanna, Alannie, Alany, Alayna, Aleen, Aleena, Alena, Alene, Alhena, Alina, and Alleen.
† English pronunciation for Alima: AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)"