Gender: Female Pronunciation: sa-MEER-ah Meaning of Samira: "companion in evening conversation" Origin of Samira: Arabic Samira's Popularity in 2019: #992

Samira Origin and Meaning

The name Samira is a girl's name of Arabic origin meaning "companion in evening conversation".

Shiny cousin of Samara with an intriguing meaning. Increasingly associated with the charming Samira Wiley, a perennial scene-stealer on "Orange is the New Black" and "The Handmaid's Tale."

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Rank in US: #992

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Pop Culture References for the name Samira

Samire, Samirra, Samiria, Samirah, Samyra


hollyannabell Says:


This has one of the most amazing meanings of any name.