Origin of the name AMNA.
Etymology of the
Meaning of the baby name AMNA.
Variant form of Arabic Áminah
(q.v.), meaning "faithful," based on the pronunciation.
... The old mistakes of "Aminah"
for Aminah (practically pronounced Amna), the mother of Mohammad, and
"Amru" for Amr, or on Mr. Arnold's system (which he
fortunately forgets on occasion) "Hamr, are repeated; and what the
Blessed Prophet would have made of the word "akcha," a Turkish
name for a silver coin, it is difficult to say,... (The Academy,
Issue 22, 1882)