Given Name AMIR (1)

GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: أمير (Arabic), امیر (Persian, Urdu)

Meaning & History

Means "commander, prince" in Arabic. This was originally a title, which has come into English as the Arabic loanword emir.

Categories

athletes, noble titles, princes, Quantico characters
VARIANT: Aamir (Arabic)
FEMININE FORMS: Amira, Amirah (Arabic)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Emir (Bosnian), Emir (Turkish)
SAME SPELLING: Amir (2)
USER SUBMISSIONS: Ämir, Amír
Entry updated December 8, 2017