[ 2 syll. a-mwa, am-wa ] The baby boy name Amwa is also used as a girl name. It is pronounced as AA-MWaa- †. Amwa is used predominantly in the Swahili language and it is derived from African-Swahili origins. The name's meaning is he is suckled.
See also the related category swahili.
Amwa is not regularly used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names.
Baby names that sound like Amwa include Aagney, Aamin (Indian), Aanan, Ahsin, Aiman, Aimé (English and French), Almyn, Aman (Arabic and English), Ameen (Arabic and East Indian), Amin (Arabic, East Indian, and English), Ammi (Hebrew), Ammin, Ammon (Greek), Amnon (East Indian), Amon (Hebrew), Amun (Egyptian), Amyn (Arabic), Ana, Anah, and Anass.
† English pronunciation for Amwa: AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)" ; W as in "we (W.IY)"