Naima is an Arabic name for girls. It can be another spelling of the common Arabic girl name Naeema, which means "bliss", "blessed". It can also be another spelling of the rare Arabic girl name Naaima, which means "soft", "gentle", "blessed". The two names come from the same root, but have different meanings and pronunciations. When you see the name Naima, it most likely refers to the name Naeeema and is pronounced similar to it.