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Smart Baby Names: Dictionary of Baby Names, Meanings and Origins.

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Boy Name: Mahir

Name: Mahir
Pronunciation: \ma-hir\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: skillful
Origin: Arabic
Sounds Like: Major
Similar Names: Nahir, Tahir, Zahir


Mahir \ma-hir\ as a boy's name is of Arabic origin, and the meaning of Mahir is "skillful".

A baby name that sounds like Mahir is Major. Other similar baby names are Nahir, Tahir and Zahir.


Mahir is not a popular first name for men and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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