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

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Boy Name: Shakir

Name: Shakir
Pronunciation: \sh(a)-kir\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: grateful
Origin: Arabic
Sounds Like: Shachar
Variant forms: Shakeer, Shaqueer
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 36860


Shakir \sh(a)-kir\ as a boy's name is of Arabic origin, and the meaning of Shakir is "grateful".

Shakir has 2 variant forms: Shakeer and Shaqueer.

A baby name that sounds like Shakir is Shachar.


Shakir is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#36860 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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