Amir Family History
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Amir Name Meaning
Muslim: from a personal name based on Arabic ?amir ‘prince’, ‘commander’, ‘master’. ?Amri-al-Mu’minin ‘commander of the faithful’ was a title of Muslim khalifs. Muslim: from a personal name based on Arabic ?amir ‘prosperous’. Jewish (Sephardic): adoption of the Arabic name.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Amar, Mir, Amin, Amiri, Nasir, Amber, Yamin, Aziz, Sami, Tamer