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Gender: Male Meaning of Amit: "friend; infinite" Origin of Amit: Hebrew; Sanskrit

The name Amit is a boy's name of Hebrew, Sanskrit, Hebrew/Israeli origin meaning "friend; infinite". Amit and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Friend or Friendly and discussed in our forums with posts like "Generation CAF w/ A names!".

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Simple yet exotic, popular and carrying two positive meanings in two diverse cultures. A winner prime for wider use.

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Famous People Named Amit

Amit Kumar, Indian Bollywood singer/actor
Amit Trivedi, Indian Bollywood film composer
Amit Chaudhuri, Indian-English writer
Amit Sebastian Paul, Swedish singer, member of pop group the A*Teens

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