Meer - boys name

Meer name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 65%

Meer name meaning:

The name Meer is of Dutch origin and has a few possible meanings. One interpretation is that it is a variant of the name Meir, which is of Hebrew origin and means "giving light" or "illuminating." This meaning suggests that the name Meer is associated with brightness, enlightenment, and knowledge.

Another possible meaning for the name Meer is derived from the Dutch word "meer," which means "lake" or "sea." In this context, the name can be seen as representing a sense of vastness, depth, and tranquility. It may evoke a connection to nature and the elements, symbolizing a calm and peaceful demeanor.

Overall, the name Meer carries connotations of light, wisdom, openness, and serenity. It can be seen as a name with a positive and uplifting energy, embodying qualities of illumination and peacefulness.

Origin: Arabic

Mayor, leader.

Related names

Meer , Mir

Other boys names beginning with M


Overall UK ranking: 1688 out of 4789

14 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (1265)

Historical popularity of Meer

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