Kabir - boys name

Kabir name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 88%

Kabir name meaning:

The name Kabir is of Arabic origin and is commonly used in various cultures around the world, including India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh. It holds significant cultural and religious connotations, particularly in Islamic and Hindu traditions. In Arabic, the name Kabir means "great" or "powerful," emphasizing strength and importance. In Islamic culture, Kabir is one of the 99 names of Allah, emphasizing the greatness and grandeur of God.

In Hinduism, Kabir is revered as a saint and poet who emphasized the unity of all religions and the importance of spirituality over religious labels. His teachings focus on the individual's connection with the divine and the pursuit of self-realization. The name Kabir is seen as a symbol of spiritual wisdom and enlightenment.

Overall, the name Kabir carries deep spiritual and cultural significance, representing greatness, power, and divine connection. It is often chosen by parents seeking a name that reflects strength, spirituality, and a sense of higher purpose for their child.


Related names

Kabir , Kabeera

Other boys names beginning with K


Overall UK ranking: 592 out of 4789

64 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (871)

Historical popularity of Kabir

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