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A Quranic Name for Boys

Short meaning of SameerGood Friend and Companion
See below for detailed meaning
How to pronounce Sameer

SUmmer + MEEt + pRay

Each block is a syllable. Thick black border indicates stress/emphasis. Other pronunciations are acceptable.
Arabic Spelling (How to write Sameer in Arabic)سمير
Quranic Nature
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Indirectly Mentioned
Alternate spellings of SameerSameeyr Samiyre Semeyr Sameir Semer Semeyre Samire Sameere Semeire Semeeyr Semiyre
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Quranic Root
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Meaning of Sameer

Sameer (with the stress on the end: -meer) is an indirect Quranic name for boys that means “good friend”. It’s literal meaning is “night conversation companion”, someone who stays up long into the night speaking with friends. It is derived from the S-M-R root which is used in the Quran in verse 23:67.

…speaking about it together as night companions.


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  1. Anonymous on Saturday 16th of April 2016 11:07:13 AM

    There is an another meaning of the word Sameer i.e. fruits or the result of pilgrimage, result of kindness. It was told by our molvi sahab.

  2. Anonymous on Thursday 2nd of March 2017 02:48:05 PM

    I love the name sameer I see that sameer name boys are almost handsome and quite

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