Amirah - girls name

Amirah name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 94%

Amirah name meaning:

The name Amirah is derived from the Arabic word "amir" which means "prince" or "commander." In Arabic, Amirah is the feminine form of the name Amir, and it carries a similar meaning of "princess" or "ruler." This name holds cultural and historical significance as it reflects traits associated with leadership, power, and authority.

People named Amirah are often described as confident, decisive, and independent individuals. They possess strong leadership qualities and have a natural ability to take charge and guide others. The name also suggests a sense of responsibility and a desire to make a positive impact on those around them.

The name Amirah has gained popularity in recent years, appealing to parents searching for a name that embodies strength and femininity. It conveys a sense of regality and elegance, evoking images of a capable and influential woman. Overall, the name Amirah is a timeless choice that carries a significant meaning of leadership and power.

Origin: Arabic

Princess, one who speaks.

Related names

Amirah , Ameera

Other girls names beginning with A


Overall UK ranking: 318 out of 5581

148 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (485)

Historical popularity of Amirah

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