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Amma - Meaning of Amma

What does Amma mean?

[ 2 syll. am-ma, amm-a ] The baby girl name Amma is pronounced as AA-Maa- †. Amma is primarily used in the Fante, Twi, Hebrew, and German languages, and its language of origin is African-Akan, Sanskrit, and Latin. From Sanskrit roots, its meaning is mother goddess - in this context, Amma can be used in the Fante, Hebrew, and Twi languages.

In addition, Amma is a Fante and Twi form of the African, Akan, and Polish name Ama.

Amma is also a German form of the English name Emily.

See also the related categories, mother, sanskrit, fante, goddess, twi, akan, and german.

Amma is rarely used as a baby name for girls. It is not ranked within the top 1000 names. In 2018, among the group of girl names directly linked to Amma, Emily was the most popular.

Baby names that sound like Amma include Ama, Omah, Aami, Aamu, Aimé, Aimée, Aine, Aino, Amah, Aman, Ame, Amie, Amii, Ammee, Ammie, Ammy, Amna, Amne, Amwa, and Amye.

† English pronunciation for Amma: AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)"


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