Amir
Origin/Usage
Arabic, Hebrew
Pronunciation
ah-MEER
Meaning
Prince
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Amir is an Arabic name that comes from the word 'amara' which means 'to command'. It is also used as a title in many Arab nations as a designation for Princes to Caliphs.

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