OMAR (1)
GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Arabic, English
OTHER SCRIPTS: عمر (Arabic)
Meaning & History
Variant transcription of UMAR. This is the usual English spelling of the 12th-century poet Umar Khayyam's name. In his honour it has sometimes been used in the English-speaking world, notably for the American general Omar Bradley (1893-1981).
Related Names
OTHER LANGUAGES: Ömer (Turkish)
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