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Zamir name meaning

First Name
3k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
414
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Zamir mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Zamir

User Submitted Origins

Islamic/Muslim
65%
English
22%
African
4%
Hebrew
4%
Hawaiian
4%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from Virginia, U.S. says the name Zamir means "Nightingale; song; brave; hidden thoughts".
  2. A user from Virginia, U.S. says the name Zamir is of Hebrew origin and means "Song; nightingale".
  3. According to a user from Nevada, U.S., the name Zamir means "Song bird".
  4. A submission from Florida, U.S. says the name Zamir means "Brave , strong" and is of English origin.
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Notable Persons Named Zamir

Notable Persons Named Zamir

Zamir Jafri

Zamir Jafri was an urdu poetry and scholarly method. Zamir was born on January 1st, 1916 in Chak Abdul Khaliq, Jehlum, Punjab, Pakistan. He left this life on May 16th, 1999.

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Zamir Nabiyevich Kabulov

Zamir was born on June 22nd, 1954.

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Zamir Cohen

Zamir was born in 1965.

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Zamir Selamat

Zamir Selamat is a soccer player for the Perak FA, Kuala Lumpur FA, Harimau Muda (football team), Harimau Muda A, Johor Darul Ta'zim F.C., PKNS F.C., and Malaysia national under-23 football team. Zamir was born on June 9th, 1989 in Kuala Lumpur.

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Zamir Ali Badayuni

Zamir was born in 1941. He breathed his last breath in 2003.

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Zamir Daudi

Zamir Daudi is a soccer player for the Viktoria Aschaffenburg, FSV Mainz 05, Rot-Weiss Essen, FC Germania 08 Ober-Roden, SV Wehen Wiesbaden, FC Eschborn, Rot-Weiss Frankfurt, TGM SV Jügesheim, and Afghanistan national football team. Zamir was born on August 5th, 1987 in Afghanistan.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Zamir

Notable Persons With the Last Name Zamir

Daniel Zamir

Daniel Zamir is a jazz, klezmer, and jewish music musician. Daniel was born in 1980 in Petah Tikva.

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Yitzhak Zamir

Yitzhak was born on April 15th, 1931.

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Ness Zamir

Ness Zamir is a soccer player for the Beitar Jerusalem F.C., Gadna Tel Aviv Yehuda F.C., Hapoel Tzafririm Holon F.C., Beitar Nes Tubruk F.C., Getafe CF B, Albacete Balompié B, Deportivo Aragón, Maccabi Petah Tikva F.C., Bnei Yehuda Tel Aviv F.C., and Israel national under-21 football team. Ness was born on October 31st, 1990 in Rishon LeZion.

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Hagai Zamir

Hagai was born in 1951.

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Khan Zamir

Khan was born on March 16th, 1992 in Afghanistan.

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Zamir U.S.
  White 60.87% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 28.50% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 4.59% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.90% 16.26%

Of Last Name Zamir

People with the last name Zamir are most frequently White or Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Zamir

  • How Popular is the name Zamir? Zamir is the 6,019th most popular name of all time. As a last name Zamir was the 50,467th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Zamir have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,523 babies born with the first name Zamir in the United States. That's more than enough people named Zamir to occupy the territory of Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway) with an estimated population of 2,495 (as of March 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Zamir? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1987 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Zamir first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Zamir is Thursday, September 24th, 1931.
  • What year had the most people named Zamir born? The highest recorded use of the first name Zamir was in 2019 with a total of 201 babies.
  • Random Zamir Factoid: According to the 2006 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Zamir is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name in 2006.
  • Weird things about the name Zamir: The name spelled backwards is Rimaz. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Ramiz. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Zamir? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 414 people with the last name Zamir.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Zamir? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Zamir as their last name since less than 1 person in 714k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
  • Zamir name meaning

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