[ 2 syll. ya-kar, yak-ar ] The baby boy name Yakar is pronounced as Yaa-KAAR †. Yakar is used chiefly in the Hebrew language and its origin is also Hebrew. The name is of the meaning beloved, expensive, precious. The name Yakira (Hebrew) is the female form of Yakar.
Yakar is unusual as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names.
† English pronunciation for Yakar: Y as in "you (Y.UW)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)"