Origin:Arabic
Popularity:214
Meaning:Prince; Command; Treetop
Amir, meaning "prince," is a male name of Arabic origin. For followers of Islam, Amir is a significant name that enjoys evergreen popularity across the globe. It originally signified the "commander of the army” before its metamorphosis to meaning “prince,” and was often the title given to a ruler's son. Emir is an alternate spelling for this noble boy's name. This regal-sounding name also means "treetop" and has roots in Hebrew and Urdu.

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Source: Social Security Administration

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