in the U.S.
- Gender: Boy
- Origin: Arabic
- Meaning: Companion
- #3001 All Time
Pronunciation of Samir
How popular is the name "Samir" in the U.S.?
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Want to know about the populiarty of Samir? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 6,789 babies born with the name Samir in the United States. That's more than enough Samirs to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1953 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Samir" was in 2011 with a total of 319 babies.
According to the 1988 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Samir" is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 17 babies in California have the same name as you in 1988. Across the entire United States a total of only 94 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.
Where is the name Samir popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Samir in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south east? Search for the name to check your answer!
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Samir" mean? The list below shows the origins of Samir as well as things modernly associated with the name Samir such as celebrities named Samir.
Origin and Meaning of Samir
The name "Samir" is of Arabic origin, and it means "Companion". It's a name commonly given to boys.
S is for self respect, a solid score here.
A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.
M is for mystery, the part of you that cannot be explained.
I is for intense, your zest of living.
R is for realist, the way you are.
Your name in reverse order is "Rimas". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Amisr". 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.
Past life for Samir born Mar 24, 2000
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 Australia approximately on 950. Your profession was preacher, publisher, and scribbler of ancient inscriptions.
Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main lesson in present - to develop magnanimity and feeling of brotherhood. Try to become less adhered to material property and learn to have only as many, as you may give back.
Name poster for Samir
Here's something for you to ponder on...
Do the Name Game - Acrostic Challenge - This game is very simple to play. All you have to do is think of another name to spell out each letter of your name.