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23k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Amir

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Arabic
  • Meaning: Prince/Rich/Cultivated
  • #1512 All Time
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368k Amber
24k Amari

How popular is the name "Amir" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1954505
1955606
1960606
1962707
196313013
196412012
196512012
196618018
196724024
196817017
196925025
197028028
197148048
197241041
197341041
197456056
197565065
197671071
197787087
19781030103
19791150115
19801310131
19811490149
19821370137
19831726166
19842105205
19851740174
19862080208
19872025197
19882140214
19892560256
19902720272
19912550255
19922530253
19932728264
19943377330
19953468338
19963667359
199742714413
199853014516
199962921608
20006108602
200166415649
200276724743
200383517818
200487027843
200588412872
20061,00216986
20071,021111,010
20081,149241,125
20091,226131,213
20101,233161,217
20111,397161,381
20121,483201,463
20131,742221,720
20141,826171,809

Want to know about the populiarty of Amir? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 23,049 babies born with the name Amir in the United States. That's more than enough Amirs to occupy the territory of Caribbean Netherlands (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 21,133 (as of January 1, 2011). The name first appeared in the year 1954 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Amir" was in 2014 with a total of 1,809 babies. (That's a lot of baby Amirs)

According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Amir" ranks #51 in popularity as a baby boy's name in District of Columbia. Imagine that, 24 babies in District of Columbia have the same name as you in 2014. Across the entire United States a total of 1,826 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

What does the name "Amir" mean?

Amir (Arabic): Prince/Rich/Cultivated

The name "Amir" is of Arabic origin and it means "Prince/Rich/Cultivated". It's a name commonly given to boys. There are 19 other names that are similar to this one.

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

M is for mild, your mild and gentle way.

I is for instill, the lesson of life.

R is for reasonable, your understanding way.

Your name in reverse order is "Rima". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Irma". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Where is the name Amir popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Amir in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south west? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Amir

Amir Derakh

Amir Derakh is a musical artist with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1980 to present. Amir was born in 1963 as Amir Davidson in Schenectady, New York.

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Past life for Amir born Oct 10, 1937

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Northern New Zealand approximately on 375. Your profession was artist, magician, and fortune teller.

Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. Your problem - to learn to love and to trust the Universe. You are bound to think, study, reflect and develop inner wisdom.

Name poster for Amir

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