Ames
Origin/Usage
French
Pronunciation
AIMZ
Meaning
Companion
Like the Name Ames?
BOYS
+ Ames
GIRLS
+ Add to My Favorites

More info about the name "Ames"

Ames is a very old English name that has French roots and is from the French word 'amis' or 'ami' which means 'friend'. Even the French word 'amis' is derived from the Latin word 'amicus' which means 'to love'.

We don't know of any famous people with this name
+ Add a Name ·
Do you like the name Ames?
Discussion on the name Ames
Weekly Prize Big thumb infantion activity gym

The unique twist and fold action of this Infantino Activity Gym makes using and storing it a breeze! This vintage-style baby activity gym pops up in one simple motion and folds down for easy storage or travel. It comes with 4 linkable toys and a bolster pillow for tummy time, encouraging reaching and engaging baby's senses. For ages birth and up.

The BellyBallot Story

We built BellyBallot to make naming your baby more fun. In under 2 minutes, parents can involve friends and family via Facebook, Twitter, and Google+ to vote on their favorite names. Parents can now include loved ones from all over the globe on the joyous occasion of celebrating a new child's life.