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Amanda Name Meaning and Origin

Amanda Name Meaning and Origin

Name Meaning

Lovable, Worthy of Love

Name Origin


The name Amanda means 'lovable' or 'worthy of love'. It is of Latin origin and was first used in the 17th century. The name has a positive and endearing connotation, suggesting a person who is kind, friendly, and deserving of affection.

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Amanda Phonetic Appeal

Name Pronunciation Smoothness:

Amanda is easy to pronounce with a clear and smooth flow, making it a pleasant name to say.

Name Melody Rating:

The name Amanda has a good rhythm with three syllables that flow nicely together.

Famous People Named Amanda

Find celebrities with this name and see how they shine in their respective fields.

● Amanda Seyfried

Amanda Seyfried is an American actress known for her roles in films such as 'Mamma Mia!' and 'Les Misérables'. She has garnered critical acclaim for her performances and is recognized for her versatility.

● Amanda Bynes

Amanda Bynes is a former American actress who rose to fame as a child star on Nickelodeon. She later transitioned to more mature roles but faced personal struggles in the public eye.

● Amanda Peet

Amanda Peet is an American actress known for her work in both film and television. She has appeared in movies like 'The Whole Nine Yards' and TV shows such as 'Togetherness'.

Amanda Name Popularity Insights

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Potential Negative Connotations of Amanda

The name Amanda does not typically evoke negative associations. However, in some contexts, it may be associated with stereotypes of overly friendly or 'girly' individuals. It's important to consider the full context and individual personality when interpreting any name.

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