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Gender: M Pronunciation: ZIM-ree Meaning of Zimri: "my music, my praise" Origin of Zimri: Hebrew

The name Zimri is a boy's name of Hebrew, Hebrew/Israeli origin meaning "my music, my praise". Zimri and is often added to user-created lists like Not gender neutral... Yet and discussed in our forums with posts like "List 5 middles".

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This unusual and spunky biblical name was one of the Kings of Israel as well as one of Judah's grandsons and has a wonderful meaning. We'd like to see Zimri being used more.

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Famous People Named Zimri

Zimri, a son of Salu, a prince of the tribe of Simeon (Num. 25:14)
Zimri, father of Moza, son of Jehoadah, descendant of King Saul's son Jonathan (1 Chr. 8:36)

Pop Culture References for the name Zimri

"The kings of Zimri" (Jeremiah 25:25)