[ 2 syll. sa-mir, sam-ir ] The baby girl name Samir is also used as a boy name, with the latter form being far more popular. It is pronounced SAA-Mih-R †. Samir's language of origin is Arabic. Samir is a form of the African, Albanian, Arabic, English, Iranian, and Swahili Samira.
See also the related category arabic.
Samir is not commonly used as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names. In 2018, out of the family of girl names directly related to Samir, Samira was the most popular. In the last century Samir has mainly been a boy name.
Baby names that sound like Samir include Samer (Indian), Samar (Arabic), Samare, Samarr, Samarre, Samire, Sammar, Samra (Arabic and English), Samyre, Shamir, Simar (English and Indian), Sinmore, Somer (English), Sommer (English), Sumer (English), Summar, Summer (English), Synmore, Samara (English and Spanish), and Samari.
† English pronunciation for Samir: S as in "see (S.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)"