Quoting ClarkA:" When i saw this post i immediatly thought of Amos (like it looks) Its a book in the bible about a prophet named amos."
Quoting Caimma:" I prefer (um-EYE-us) and think that people would constantly say AIM-ee-us (however you would spell it) ... [snip!] ... like it. Its unique without being trendeigh and it has a beautiful meaning. Is it for a girl or boys? I dont want to assume."
Quoting JavadL:" Amias would be if it's a boy. That's one of the reasons I'm curious about how people would pronounce ... [snip!] ... how people would pronounce it if they saw it. um-eye-us or uh-my-us seems masculine to me, but aim-ee-us seems quite feminine."