🔼The name Ammi in the Bible
The name Ammi occurs only once in the Bible, as a symbolic name given to the male population of Israel; the female population is called Ruhamah (Hosea 2:1). These two names arise as responses to the names of the children of Hosea and Gomer, named Lo-ammi and Lo-ruhamah (Hosea 1:6).
🔼Etymology of the name Ammi
The name Ammi comes from the assumed Hebrew root עמם:
In the book of Hosea, the name Ammi probably means My People.