[ 2 syll. ni-ma, nim-a ] The baby girl name Nima is also used as a boy name. It is pronounced Nay-Maa- or Niy-Maa †.
1: Nima has its origins in the Hebrew language. It is used largely in Arabic, English, Hebrew, and Indian. The meaning of Nima is 'thread'.
Forms of Nima include the name Neema, the name Nema, the name Nemah, the name Niama, the Arabic Nimah, the Arabic Nimat, the name Nyma, and the name Nymah.
2: Nima's origin is Arabic. Here, the meaning is 'a blessing'.
Nima is a form of the African, Swahili, and Yoruban Neema.
See also the related categories, english, hebrew, indian, and arabic.
Nima is not often used as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names.
Baby names that sound like Nima include Neima, Naa, Naah, Nacheane, Nadjae, Naemi, Naeney, Naeni, Naenie, Naeny, Naho, Nahyd, Naime, Nami, Namy, Nana, Nanee, Naney, Nani, and Nanie.
† English pronunciation for Nima: N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; AY as in "side (S.AY.D)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"