Qamar name meaning

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in 2010

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Origin and Meaning of Qamar

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  1. 4 submissions from Massachusetts, U.S. agree the name Qamar means "Moon" and is of Arabic origin.
  2. According to a user from Michigan, U.S., the name Qamar is of Arabic origin and means "Moon, Quamar or Amar".
  3. According to a user from Tennessee, U.S., the name Qamar means "Gift of God".
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From Arabic قَمَر‎ (qamar).

  1. (astronomy) moon

Notable Persons Named Qamar

Notable Persons Named Qamar


Ameeta is an actor and actress. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1953 to 1968. Ameeta was given the name Qamar Sultana on April 11th, 1940 in Kolkata.

Qamar Zaman Kaira

Qamar was born Qamar Zaman Kaira on January 5th, 1950 in Lalamusa. Qamar is also known as Kaira.

Chaudhry Qamar Zaman

Chaudhry Qamar Zaman is a Chairman National Accountability Bureau (NAB) and National Accountability Bureau. Chaudhry was given the name Qamar Zaman in 1960.

Qamar Zaman

Qamar Zaman is a squash (sport) and squash player. He was most active from 1971 to 1984. Qamar was born on April 11th, 1952 in Quetta.

Qamar Jalavi

Qamar Jalavi was a poet. Qamar was given the name Muhammad Hussain in 1887 in Jalali, India. He passed away on October 4th, 1968.

Qamar ul Islam

Qamar ul Islam is a Minister for Housing & Labour of Karnataka, MLA, MP, Karnataka Legislative Assembly, and Member of parliament. Qamar was born on January 27th, 1948.

  • Qamar-ol-Moluk Vaziri

Notable Persons With the Last Name Qamar

Notable Persons With the Last Name Qamar

Saba Qamar

Saba Qamar is a model, actress, and tv host. She was most active from 2004 to present. Saba was born in Gujranwala.

Khalil-ur-Rehman Qamar

Khalil-ur-Rehman Qamar is a banker, playwright, actor, television director, and play writer. Khalil-ur-Rehman was born in 1956. Khalil-ur-Rehman is also known as Khalil Sahab.

Mohammed Ali Qamar

Mohammed Ali Qamar is an amateur boxing, light flyweight, and boxerlight flyweight.

Naveed Qamar

Naveed Qamar is a Minister of Defence, Minister of Finance, Minister of Defence (Pakistan), and Minister of Finance (Pakistan). Naveed was born on September 22nd, 1955 in Karachi.

Attia Bano Qamar

Attia Bano Qamar is a model and beauty queen & image consultant. She has been prominent since 2004. Attia was born on October 9th, 1988 in Lahore.

Farhana Qamar

Farhana Qamar is a Member of Parliament and National Assembly of Pakistan. She was most prominent from 2013 to present.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Qamar U.S.
  White 8.57% 64.26%
  African American 1.20% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 86.02% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.56% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Qamar

People with the last name Qamar are most frequently Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Qamar

  • How Popular is the name Qamar? Qamar is the 23,360th most popular name of all time. As a last name Qamar was the 34,149th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Qamar have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 278 babies born with the first name Qamar in the United States. That's more than enough people named Qamar to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Qamar? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1988 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Qamar first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Qamar is Thursday, July 11th, 1907.
  • What year had the most people named Qamar born? The highest recorded use of the first name Qamar was in 2016 with a total of 22 babies.
  • Random Qamar Factoid: According to the 2019 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Qamar is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name in 2019.
  • Weird things about the name Qamar: The name spelled backwards is Ramaq. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Qmraa. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Qamar? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 665 people with the last name Qamar.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Qamar? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Qamar as their last name since less than 1 person in 435k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
  • Qamar name meaning

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