First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Abir

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Borrowing from Hindi abīr (abīr)

  1. (India) An aromatic red powder that is used during the Holi festival.

abir was also found in the following language(s): Hiligaynon

Notable Persons Named Abir

Abir Chatterjee is an actor. His ongoing career started in 2004. Abir was born on November 18th, 1980 in Kolkata.


Abir Goswami was an actor. Abir was born on April 21st, 1976 in Kolkata. He left this life on May 31st, 2013.


Abir Abrar is an actor and actress. Her most notable accomplishments were from 2008 to present. Abir was born in 1985 in Mumbai.


Abir was born on May 18th, 1976 in Iraq.



Abir Sultan is a in the field of photography. Abir was born in Israel.


Fun Facts about the name Abir

  • How Popular is the name Abir? Abir is the 18,034th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Abir have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 420 babies born with the first name Abir in the United States. That's more than enough people named Abir to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Abir? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1987 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Abir born? The highest recorded use of the first name Abir was in 2016 with a total of 37 babies.
  • Random Abir Factoid: According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Abir is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 6 babies in California have the same name as you in 2014.
  • Weird things about the name Abir: Your name in reverse order is Riba. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Riab. How do you pronounce that?

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