Araminta - Meaning of Araminta
[ 4 syll. a-ra-min-ta, ar-ami-nta ] The baby girl name Araminta is pronounced as aa-R-aa-MIHNTaa- †. Araminta's language of origin is varied and it is used mainly in the English language. The name is of obscure origin; it could be from the combination of Arabella and Aminta, or else it could be an elaboration of the latter. It first appeared in William Congreve's comedy The Old Bachelor (1693), and later in Sir John Vanbrugh's comedy The Confederacy (1705).
Variant forms inherit the origin and meaning of the name Araminta.
Araminta is rarely used as a baby name for girls. It is not ranked within the top 1000 names. Among the group of girl names directly linked to Araminta, Arabella was the most widely used in 2018.
† Pronunciation for Araminta: AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)"
A famous person named Araminta is Anti-slavery Activist, Harriet Tubman, born Araminta Ross, Dorchester County, Maryland.