What does Shakir mean?
Shakir [shakir] as a boys' name is of Arabic origin, and the meaning of Shakir is "grateful".
Associated with: arabic.
(male) Seakir, Stakir, ..
(female) Shakiria, Shakirra, ..
How popular is Shakir?
Shakir is an unusual given name for men but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#20960 out of 150436, Top 14%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name history of Shakir for boys. Shakir was first listed in 1993 and reached its apex position of #1416 in the U.S. then, but is not in the list at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Shakir is pronounced similarly to Shachar. Other recommended names are Alair, Blair▼, Clair▼, Gair, Ivair, Mahir, Nadir, Namir, Nasir▲, Qadir, Saarik, Saber, Sabr, Sacar (see Sachar), Safir, Sagiv, Sahil, Salim, Sami, Saphir, Sapir, Savin, Sayer, Sayid, Seager, Seamor, Seasar, Selkirk, Shabat, Shad▼, Shaday, Shade, Shadi, Shadow, Shafar, Shafik, Shafiq, Shafir, Shai, Shaka, Shakeel, Shakhil (see Shakil), Shakil, Shakill, Shakille, Shalom, Shameer, Shamir, Shanen, Shani, Shann, Shanon, Shaq, Shaque, Sharif, Shasta, Shaul, Shaun▼, Shavon, Shaw, Shawn▼, Shawnie, Shawnn, Shayne▼, Shays, Shefer, Skie, Slawin (see Slavin), Stacie, Starr, Tahir, Tamir, Zahir and Zuhair. These names tend to be more frequently used than Shakir.