Samir: baby boy name meaning and popularity

Samir

An Arabic name meaning "companion of night talk" - which is a unique meaning indeed, but fitting, since your little Samir will choose almost exclusively to "talk" to you while you're trying to sleep. At least for the first few months of his life.

Nicknames:

Sam, Sammy, Sami, Mir.

Famous people named Samir:

Artist Samir Elmesirri; film director Samir Chanda; singer Samir Javadzadeh.

Fun fact:

The name Samir first appeared on the U.S. naming popularity charts in 1977.

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