[ 3 syll. nai-ma, na-ima ] The baby girl name Naima is pronounced Naa-IY-M-aa- or NIYMaa- †. Naima's origin and use are both in the Arabic language. Its meaning is derived from the word na'im. Naima is the feminine equivalent of the Arabic Naim.
Another form of the name is the Arabic spelling variant Na'ima.
See also the related category arabic.
Naima is rare as a baby girl name. At the modest peak of its usage in 2007, 0.014% of baby girls were named Naima. It was #902 in rank then. The baby name has suffered a substantial decline in frequency since then, and is of only sporadic use now. Out of all girl names in its family, Naima was nevertheless the most regularly used in 2018.
† English pronunciation for Naima: N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)"