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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 SameerSamir Samere Sameere Sameir Semir Semeer Semeire Semeir Semere Semer Semire Semir Semeyre Semeyr Semiyre
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Quranic Root
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All Quranic baby names derived from S-M-R:

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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Reader Comments:

  1. 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. 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

  3. on Tuesday 15th of August 2017 09:17:37 AM

    My name is sameer but im not such a quite personality…

  4. on Tuesday 17th of October 2017 03:06:41 PM

    My name is Sameer
    Felt very Happy while seeing the meaning of my name

  5. on Saturday 30th of December 2017 02:41:01 AM

    My name is Sameer bt I m very much aggressive and very much quite towards girls

  6. on Monday 12th of February 2018 01:55:55 PM

    my name is sameer but i am not such a quite person

  7. on Friday 16th of February 2018 10:25:52 PM

    My name is sameer but I’m too loud but handsome and my name is never pronounced properly though

  8. on Saturday 24th of February 2018 06:06:40 AM

    Ya almost true… My name is I’m a good friend and a good companion…i do cheer happy knowing abt myself

  9. on Thursday 8th of March 2018 01:56:59 PM

    My name is answer but I am very aggressive and I hate to speak

  10. on Thursday 8th of March 2018 01:57:49 PM

    My name is answer but I am very aggressive and I hate to speak girls

  11. on Thursday 16th of August 2018 12:53:53 PM

    My name is sameer but I am not quite l love to talk and I am also friendly 2 everyone

  12. on Monday 26th of August 2019 07:43:45 PM

    My name is sameer I am quiet but I also love to talk a lot.

  13. on Tuesday 26th of January 2021 03:39:08 PM

    My brother Has the name Sameer, My Mom says, It means Friend.

  14. on Wednesday 14th of July 2021 08:45:08 AM

    sameer is a beautiful name, when i have a child will name is sameer:)

  15. on Thursday 24th of February 2022 04:09:55 PM

    My name is Also Sameer
    I am very quite boy I am not a muslim but i like my name is so good cute like a baby

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