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Pronunciation

əmɪr

Origin

Arabic

Meaning

Royal, exotic, opulent: this name might be the perfect pick for your baby boy! Ringing with grandeur and prosperity, Amir is a strong, noble name meaning “prince” in Arabic. It may not be the most popular name in English-speaking nations, but it’s a long-standing favorite for baby boys in Arabic nations. It can also be spelt Aamir or Emir, with the lovely Amirah as a variant for girls.

Rank in the year 2015

Amir was ranked #333 in the most popular American names of 2015.

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