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Girl Name: Shamirah

Name: Shamirah
Pronunciation: \sh(a)-mi-rah\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: he who defends
Origin: Hebrew
Sounds Like: Shamara, Shemira
Similar Names: Samirah, Samira, Shamika, Shakira, Shadira, Shirah


Shamirah \sh(a)-mi-rah\ as a girl's name is a variant of Shamira (Hebrew), and the meaning of Shamirah is "he who defends".

The baby name Shamirah sounds like Shamara and Shemira. Other similar baby names are Samirah, Samira, Shamika, Shakira, Shadira and Shirah.


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

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