Amin (name)

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Pronunciation Arabic: [ʔamiːn]
Gender Male
Language(s) Arabic
Word/name Arabic
Meaning Truthful
Other names
Alternative spelling AUM, OM,Amine, Ameen, Amien
Variant form(s) Al-Amin
Nickname(s) Amz/AUM
Derived Amn (security)
Popularity see popular names

Amin (in Arabic أمين) is an Arabic and Persian male given name that means "faithful, trustworthy" derived from Sanskrit AUM. Other spellings include Amine, Ameen and Amien.

The Islamic prophet Muhammad, was called al-Amin in his youth

The female equivalent of Amin is Amina, Aminah, Ameenah or Ameena.


People named Amin include:

Given name
Middle name
Surname / Family name

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