Samir

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Origin and Meaning

Latin transcription of the Arabic name سمير (Samir) meaning 'companion in (evening) talk' [1] [2] [3]

Related Names

Samar ♀/♂
Frequency of occurance as female nameFrequency of occurance as male name
Frequency of occurance as female nameFrequency of occurance as male name
Arabic
Samer
Frequency of occurance as female nameFrequency of occurance as male name
Frequency of occurance as female nameFrequency of occurance as male name
Arabic
Samir
Frequency of occurance as female nameFrequency of occurance as male name
Frequency of occurance as female nameFrequency of occurance as male name
Arabic

See also Samira

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Samir
Genitive: Samirs
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Samir
Genitive: Samirin
Partitive: Samiria
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Samir
Genitive: Samirs
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Samir
Genitive: Samirs

Further Information

Samir is a name used among immigrants from Arabic-speaking countries, but is very rarely used in the Nordic countries by people without an immigration background

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Trivia

  • Sweden: In January 1973, 17 people were named Samir (percentage of first or only given name: 35 %) [4]

Statistics

Name Count per Country (What's this?)

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Country
Commonness
Commonness
Total Female ♀ Male ♂
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
Sweden Sweden[5]
2647 3881 0 371 2647 3510
Denmark Denmark[6]
606
n.a.
0
n.a.
606
n.a.
Finland Finland[7]
n.a.
543
n.a.
17
n.a.
526
Iceland Iceland[8]
7 10
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
Norway Norway[9]
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
507
n.a.
Greenland Greenland[10]
0 0
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
  #: count of main first name only
  &: count of both main and additional first names
Name counts are approximate as statistics normally is not published
for names given to less than 3 or 5 persons per country.

 

Recent Statistics Trend

Name statistics for Samir (m) Sources: [5][6][9][7]


References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  2. Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Ordbog over muslimske fornavne i Danmark (2005)
  3. 3.0 3.1 Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 Sture Allén/Staffan Wåhlin: Förnamnsboken (1979)
  5. 5.0 5.1 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  6. 6.0 6.1 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  7. 7.0 7.1 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  8. Hagstofa Íslands, National statistics office of Iceland, http://www.hagstofan.is/
  9. 9.0 9.1 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  10. Grønlands Statistik, Statistics office of Greenland, http://www.stat.gl/