Given Name OMRI

GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: עָמְרִי (Hebrew)
PRONOUNCED: AWM-rie (English)   [details]

Meaning & History

Possibly means "life" or "servant" in Hebrew (or a related Semitic language). This was the name of a 9th-century BC military commander who became king of Israel. He appears in the Old Testament, where he is denounced as being wicked.


actors, kings, literature, uncertain etymology