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A Quranic Name for Girls

Short meaning of SameeraGood Friend and Companion
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How to pronounce Sameera

SUn + MEEt + RUn

Each block is a syllable. Thick black border indicates stress/emphasis. Other pronunciations are acceptable.
Arabic Spelling (How to write Sameera in Arabic)سميرة
Quranic Nature
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Indirectly Mentioned
Alternate spellings of SameeraSemeyre Semiereh Semiyra Sameereh Samiyre Semeereh Samera Sameire Semeyreh Semeeyra Samyre
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Quranic Root
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Meaning of Sameera

Sameera (with the stress on the second syllable: -mee-) is an indirect Quranic name for girls 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.

Reader Comments:

  1. Anonymous on Thursday 19th of February 2015 05:20:32 PM

    Could the term “night companions” have any other implications? I’m really interested in knowing more…

  2. Anonymous on Thursday 29th of September 2016 11:09:09 PM

    My daughter’s name is Samara. she’s very sweet and loves to talk and go to bed late. 🙂

  3. Anonymous on Wednesday 21st of June 2017 11:14:54 PM

    My name is samira and I love having a good conversation with my friends and loved ones

  4. Anonymous on Thursday 22nd of June 2017 11:01:47 AM

    Am also called Sameera, Am very social,Talktive and also i go to bed late

  5. Anonymous on Saturday 1st of July 2017 07:55:12 PM

    My name is sameera. I’m very talkative and I love to talk ❤ . And I always go late to bed

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