What does Omar mean?
The name Omar is of Hebrew and Arabic origin.
The meaning of Omar is "flourishing".
Omar is generally used as a boy's name.
It consists of 4 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced O-mar.
The Given Name Omar
Valiant and luminous, it is a name considered by many parents.
This great little boy name has a natural dazzle.
Alternate names include Omari, Omarion.
Some famous bearers of this name include: Omar Bradley, and Omar Bravo.
In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 223
in baby name popularity for boys with 1,730 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.
In contrast, the year before it ranked 217 in baby name popularity for boys with 1,834 occurrences. It ranked 18,381 in baby name popularity for girls with 5 occurrences.
View the Omar Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Omar has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Omar to other names.
Omar Related Names
- Omar ~ Biblical Character (Gen. 36:11), 1 hurricane
- Omar Bradley ~ Military Leader
- Omar Bravo ~ Soccer Player
- Omar Epps ~ Actor
- Omar Khayyam ~ Writer
- Omar Sharif ~ Actor
- Omar Sheika ~ Boxer
- Omar Sivori ~ Soccer Player
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Omar Name Fun
Would you like to fingerspell the name Omar in American Sign Language?
Then just follow the diagram below.
Be creative with the name Omar.
Just for fun, see the name Omar 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 Omar in Nautical Flags page.