Meaning and name origin
Kadir \k(a)-dir\ as a boy's name is pronounced kah-DEER. It is of Arabic origin, and the meaning of Kadir is "capable, competent". Al-Qadir is one of the 99 attributes of Allah.
Kadir is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Kadir for boys (2014 statistics).
Kadir is also pronounced similarly to Kadar, Kedar, Keder and Qadar. Other suggested similar baby names are Kadin and Nadir. Like Kadir, these names are not commonly used.