Amir (name)

Amir (also spelled Ameer or Emir; Arabic: اَمير‎; Persian: امير‎; Hebrew: אמיר‎); is a multinational and multilingual masculine name of Arabic origin.

Amir
PronunciationArabic: [ʔaˈmi:r]
Persian: [æˈmi:ɾ]
Hebrew: [ʔaˈmiʁ]
GenderMale
Language(s)Arabic
Origin
Meaning'Prince', 'Chief'
Region of originArabia
Other names
Alternative spellingAmeer, Emir
Variant form(s)Brandon, Breandán

The name comes from the same root as the word (Emir). Notable persons with the name include:

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People:

Fictional characters:

  • Amir Kazim, a character in A Wedding (Noces), a 2016 film

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See alsoEdit