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Amar Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Amar is of Hindi origin.

The meaning of Amar is "immortal".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 1187 in baby name popularity for boys with 154 occurrences.  It ranked 7256 in popular baby names for girls with 16 occurrences. 

View the Amar Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Amar has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Amar to other names.


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Indian names or Hindu names are listed in Our Baby Namer under Indian, Hindi and Sanskrit. Other names which may be used my Muslim Indians would be listed under Arabic or Iranian names.

Indian names generally contain a given name followed by some number of secondary names. Secondary names are often patronyms, names derived from the father, grandfather or other paternal ancestor, village names, occupation names, or names of gods.

Hindu given names are from Sanskrit. Given names derive from a number of sources including religion, nature, family names, and sanskrit vocabulary words. Sacred Hindu texts are the source of most names.