Ammar - boys name

Ammar name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 84%

Ammar name meaning:

The name Ammar is of Arabic origin and has several meanings. One meaning of the name Ammar is "prosperous" or "long-lived." It is derived from the Arabic word "amara," which means "to live long" or "to stay alive." This meaning reflects the desire for a boy named Ammar to have a long and successful life, filled with prosperity, good health, and happiness.

Another meaning of the name Ammar is "builder" or "constructor." It is derived from the Arabic word "amara," which also means "to construct" or "to build." This meaning reflects the idea of a boy named Ammar being someone who has the ability to build and create, whether it be in a literal sense of constructing physical structures or in a metaphorical sense of building relationships, careers, or ideas.

Overall, the name Ammar carries positive connotations of longevity, prosperity, and creativity. It is a name that can inspire parents to envision a bright future for their son, filled with accomplishments and a strong sense of purpose.

Origin: Arabic

Long-living, builder.

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Overall UK ranking: 771 out of 4789

43 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (871)

Historical popularity of Ammar

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