Gender: Female Origin of Amira: Hebrew, Arabic, feminine variation of Amir Amira's Popularity in 2019: #281

Amira Origin and Meaning

The name Amira is a girl's name of Hebrew origin.

This shimmery name, often given to girls born on the harvest feast of Shavuot, and also used in the Arab community, is increasing in popularity.

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Rank in US: #281

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Pop Culture References for the name Amira

Amirah, Ameerah, Ameera


kdajani5 Says:


love this name. Nice sounding with a beautiful meaning. Classic and feminine.

Myosotis Says:


I'm an English speaker, and it's my middle name (almost, my middle has an 'h' at the end), and I say A-MEER-uh.

Jettpack Says:


I would pronounce it ah-MEER-ah

nessette Says:


I'm an English speaker (GenAm accent), and I'm pretty sure I pronounce it the same way you do.

EvaThyssen Says:


How do English speakers pronounce this? I'm a Spanish speaker and I pronounce this name ah-MEE-rah.

Alicia1 Says:


This name is beautiful written and spoken. It reminds me of the word admire and that leads me to feel the beauty in this name!