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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 SameeraSamira Sameerah Samirah Sameira Semira Semire Semeireh Semeirah Semyreh Semyrah Semereh Semerah Semireh Semirah Semeyreh
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Quranic Root
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All Quranic baby names derived from S-M-R:

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.

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Reader Comments:

  1. 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. 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. 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. 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. 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

  6. on Sunday 22nd of April 2018 02:48:27 PM

    My self sameera in holidays I go to bet late and I m good in nature also

  7. on Saturday 2nd of June 2018 06:12:59 PM

    My name is shamira.. Is it the same meaning or different just because i have syim letter

  8. on Saturday 2nd of June 2018 06:13:50 PM

    My name is shamira.. Is it the same meaning or different just because i have syim letter?i search everywhere but only found in hebrew language which means the guardian

  9. on Sunday 22nd of July 2018 10:44:41 AM

    my name is sameera .and i love to make friends
    but i always go to bed soon

  10. on Thursday 26th of July 2018 02:00:03 AM

    I m also this meaning s nt clearly mentioned

  11. on Tuesday 25th of September 2018 03:51:59 PM

    am shameera i know about my future i love one person and i met lots of problem but am ready to face and sacrifice all for my love.please tell when the good time start in my life

  12. on Sunday 6th of January 2019 04:03:37 AM

    OMG This is my name too!!!! I can’t believe it!!! This is so LIT!!!! I go to sleep late!!!

  13. on Tuesday 29th of January 2019 07:05:21 AM

    My good frd name is “sameera” and love her. so much i like. her ! Its my best, good. frd in my life i love her so much …

  14. on Thursday 28th of March 2019 05:45:01 AM

    My name is sameera bt m not talkng at nights the meaning is not match to me

  15. on Sunday 21st of April 2019 07:10:56 PM

    my name is also sameera i am so talkative and i also go to bed late i think it is much similar to me also

  16. on Monday 28th of October 2019 07:23:58 PM

    my name is sameera i can talk to the peoples who i like the most

  17. on Thursday 2nd of April 2020 08:32:17 PM

    Hey I’m sameera…. ☺I thank my grandpa for my name

  18. on Sunday 13th of February 2022 10:08:05 AM

    Yes My name is also Sameera. I’m so grateful for having this name. It makes me feel meaning is just great. Yessssssssss I LOVE ❤ MY NAME .

  19. on Tuesday 24th of May 2022 11:00:25 PM

    My name is Sameera and I am talkative and a good listener as well. I use to sleep before 8p.m and now I sleep late.

  20. on Saturday 8th of April 2023 04:46:24 PM

    My name is also Sameera and i have loads of friends and love to talk to them and always stay up late

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