Tahir - boys name

Tahir name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 52%

Tahir name meaning:

The name Tahir is of Arabic origin and commonly used for baby boys. The name carries a deep meaning, as it translates to "pure" or "clean" in English. It is derived from the Arabic word "tahara," which signifies cleanliness, innocence, and moral purity. Tahir is a highly regarded name in Islamic culture, reflecting the importance of purity and cleanliness in the religion.

Choosing the name Tahir for a boy can symbolize the desire for him to lead a life of integrity, righteousness, and virtuousness. It can represent the hope that the child will maintain a pure heart, free from malice, deceit, and impurity. The name Tahir also holds connotations of spiritual and physical cleanliness, emphasizing the importance of maintaining a pure and clear conscience.

Overall, the name Tahir is a beautiful choice for a boy, as it encapsulates the aspiration for moral excellence and purity in all aspects of life.

Origin: Arabic


Related names

Tahir , Taahir, Taahira

Other boys names beginning with T


Overall UK ranking: 2301 out of 4789

9 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 Tahir

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