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Gender: M Pronunciation: SHAY-mir Meaning of Shamir: "a sharp thorn, flint" Origin of Shamir: Aramaic

Traditional Jewish name and the implement said to have been used by Solomon to cut the huge stones for the building of the Temple.

Famous People Named Shamir

Yitzhak Shamir, former Israeli Prime Minister
Adi Shamir, Israeli cryptographer
Israel Shamir, Russian-Israeli-Swedish writer
Gabriel and Maxim Shamir, Israeli graphic designers

Pop Culture References for the name Shamir

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