"a friend to talk with in the evening"

Samir Origin and Meaning

The name Samir is boy's name of Arabic origin meaning "a friend to talk with in the evening".
Samir has a pleasing sound and lovely meaning. One of those distinctive names that can also fit right in—and you could always call him Sam.
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Famous People Named Samir

  • Samir AminEgyptian Marxian economist & professor
  • Samir AyassArab,Bulgarian football midfielder
  • Samir BaracCroatian water,polo player (2000, '04, '08 & '12 Olympics)
  • Samir BekricBosnian professional footballer
  • Samir Chanda (19572011), Indian film director
  • Samir DilouTunisian politician & Minister of Human Rights
  • Samir ElKhadem, former Commander of the Lebanese Naval Forces
  • Samir Elmesirriaward,winning Egyptian artist
  • Samir FazlagicBosnian,Norwegian football player
  • Samir FrangiehLebanese politician & leftist intellectual
  • Samir GarciaHonduran footballer
  • Samir HandanovicBosnian,Slovenian goalkeeper
  • Samir HassaniyehSierra Leonean civil rights activist
  • Samir JavadzadehAzerbaijani pop singer
  • Samir KafityAnglican Bishop working in the Middle East
  • Samir KuntarLebanese kidnapper & murderer
  • Samir LabidiTunisian politician
  • Samir MerzicBosnian footballer
  • Samir MuratovicBosnian footballer playing for Austria
  • Samir NurkovicSerbian football striker
  • Samir Palnitkartechnology entrepreneur, engineer & author
  • Samir RadwanEgyptian politician (Minister of Finance) & liberal
  • Samir SaricBosnian footballer
  • Samir SeleskovicBosnian,Turkish basketball player & current coach
  • Samir ToplakCroatian football coach & former player
  • Samir Zulicretired Slovenian footballer

Samir in Pop Culture

  • Samir de los Canostown of 227 in Castile & Leon, Spain
  • Samir Durancharacter in military science fiction "StarCraft"
  • Samir Amincharacter in "Sims" series
  • Samir FazlinovicBosnian show persona "Crazy, Confused & Normal"