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Amir Meaning


What does Amir mean?

The name Amir is of Hebrew and Arabic origin.

The meaning of Amir is "treetop, upper class, ruler".

Amir is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 4 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced A-mir.

The Given Name Amir

Amir is a name with authenticness.

Refined yet bold, the name is a great blend of character and flair.

Amir is also great as a middle name.

Amir falls into the name categories royal title, tree.

Amir Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 165 in baby name popularity for boys with 2,429 occurrences. It ranked 6,877 in baby name popularity for girls with 17 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 187 in baby name popularity for boys with 2,212 occurrences. It ranked 8,010 in baby name popularity for girls with 14 occurrences.

The trend's your friend. See how Amir has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Amir Name Popularity Page.

Amir Related Names

Variants of the name Amir include Ameer, Amirah, Emir.

The names Amira, Amirah, Amiri are all forms of Amir.

Famous Amirs

    Amir Numerology

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    Amir Name Fun

    Would you like to fingerspell the name Amir in American Sign Language?

    Then just follow the diagram below.

    Be creative with the name Amir.

    Just for fun, see the name Amir in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

    Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Amir in Nautical Flags page.