Omar

Colors Related to this Name: Green, Cream

Qualities Related to this Name: Diplomatic, Sensitive

Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #204 in 2013 and #214 in 2014.

Famous People

Omar Epps (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Omar Gooding (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Omar Benson Miller (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Omar Infante (Baseball Player), Omar Vizquel (Baseball Player), Omar Metwally (Movie Actor), Omar Doom (Movie Actor), Omar Regan (Movie Actor)

Meaning

In English

Origin: From عمر ‎(Omar), Persian variant of Arabic عُمَر ‎(ʿumar) (a name), a variant of عَامِر ‎(ʿāmir) (flourishing), from عَمَرَ ‎(ʿamara, “to live a long life”). The name saw popularity in the West following Edward FitzGerald's translation of Persian poet Omar Khayyam's Rubaiyat.

Meaning(s):

-( male name -comes from the Arabic language-), ''particularly among Sunnis and Quranists''.

In Spanish

Origin: From Arabic عُمَر ‎(ʿumar) (a name), a variant of عَامِر ‎(ʿāmir) (flourishing), from عَمَرَ ‎(ʿamara, “to live a long life”). The name saw popularity in the West following Edward FitzGerald's translation of Persian poet Omar Khayyam's Rubaiyat.

Meaning(s):

-( male name -comes from the Arabic language-).