What does Omer mean?
Omer \o-mer\ as a boys' name. Omer's name origins are Arabic and Hebrew, and Omer means "speaker; flourishing, long-lived; prospering, thriving". Omer is a variant of Omar (Arabic, Hebrew). Omer is also a variant of Umar (Arabic).
Omer is a somewhat prominent first name for men (#1035 out of 1220, Top 85%) and an even more prominent last name for both adults and children (#18329 out of 150436, Top 12%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Omer for boys. Omer reached its top rank of #330 in the U.S. then, but is not ranked at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Displayed below is a comparison of the usage of Omer and associated names. Omar (#214 in 2014) is the only other popular variation form of Omer listed in the Top 1000. Adoption of these boy names reached its most widespread during 1890-1899 (usage of 0.5665%) and is now significantly lower (usage 0.393%, down 30.6%), with the version Omer becoming less in vogue. Omar (#214) is the most fashionable boy name in this list, with this name undergoing a resurgence in usage. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Omer▼ is alike in pronunciation to Ameer, Ameir, Amer, Amir, Ammer, Amor, Aymer, Emeer, Emir, Emyr and Ymir. Other suggested similar baby names are Omari, Omero and Omri. These names tend to be less commonly used than Omer.