What does Nur mean?
Nur \nur\ as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Nur) is of Arabic derivation, and Nur means "light". Nur is a variant of Noor (Arabic). Nur is also a variation of Nuri (Arabic).
Nur has 1 variant: Nour.
Nur has 3 more different forms via Noor, Nuri: Noori, Nuriel and Nuris.
Nur is an uncommon first name for males but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#31704 out of 150436, Top 21%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Nur for boys. Nur has not been recorded in the list thus far. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Nur is alike in pronunciation to Ner. Other recommended similar baby names are Gur, Nuru and Nurya. Like Nur, these names are not frequently used.