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

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Boy Name: Shamir

Name: Shamir
Pronunciation: \sh(a)-mir\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: flint
Origin: Hebrew
Sounds Like: Shomer
Variant forms: Shameer
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 78293


Shamir \sh(a)-mir\ as a boy's name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Shamir is "flint". Shamir is a legendary material that can cut stone. Solomon used it in the building of the Temple. Israeli statesman Yitzhak Shamir.

Shamir has 1 variant form: Shameer.

A baby name that sounds like Shamir is Shomer.


Shamir is not a popular first name for men but a somewhat popular surname or last name for both men and women (#78293 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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