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Gender: Male Meaning of Umar: "flourishing, thriving" Origin of Umar: Arabic

The name Umar is a boy's name of Arabic origin meaning "flourishing, thriving". Umar and is often added to user-created lists like Bosnian Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "If I had 8 daughters whose names started with...".

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Famous People Named Umar

Umar ibn al-Khattab, Second Rashidun Caliph

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