Jamar: baby boy name meaning and popularity

Jamar

A variation of the Arabic name Jamal, which means “beauty.” Maybe wait until your little Jamar is older to tell him this, though, lest he get a big head about it.

Nicknames:

Jay, Mar.

Famous people named Jamar:

Rappers Jamar Austin (aka Sacario) and Lord Jamar (birth name: Lorenzo Dechalus); football players Jamar Israel and Jamar Chaney; pro wrestler Jamar Shipman (aka Jay Lethal).

Fun facts:

Some sources say that Jamar is a combination of Jamal (see above) and the French name Lamar, which means "the sea."

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