Mir - boys name

Mir name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 65%

Mir name meaning:

The name "Mir" is of various origins and has multiple meanings depending on the cultural context. In Arabic, "Mir" means "prince" or "ruler," and it is often used as a title or honorific for individuals of high status or birth. In Sanskrit, "Mir" is derived from the word "Mira" which means "sea" or "ocean." This interpretation signifies depth, vastness, and strength, evoking a sense of power and tranquility.

Furthermore, "Mir" has connections to Persian and Russian cultures. In Persian, "Mir" is a title given to noble and aristocratic families. It conveys a sense of honor, respect, and dignity. In Russian, "Mir" translates to "peace" or "world." This interpretation reflects a harmonious and peaceful character, highlighting the desire for unity and tranquility.

Overall, the name "Mir" carries rich and diverse meanings across cultures. It embodies notions of leadership, power, strength, tranquility, honor, and peace.

Origin: Arabic

Variant of Meer: Mayor, leader.

Related names

Meer , Mir

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Overall UK ranking: 1688 out of 4789

14 recorded births last year

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Historical popularity of Mir

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