Gender: Male Meaning of Amare: "handsome" Origin of Amare: African

Amare Origin and Meaning

The name Amare is a boy's name meaning "handsome".

Originating in Ethiopia, this warm-feeling name is now associated with Phoenix Suns basketball player Amare Stoudemire. It has ranked in the US Top 1000 since 2005.

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Kenderson Says:


Amar'e Stoudemire actually plays for the Knicks, not the Suns.