What does Tamir mean?
Tamir /ta-mir/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Hebrew and Arabic origin, and the meaning of Tamir is "erect, tall; wealthy one". The name literally refers to a person with an large supply of dates, a staple food in ancient Arabia. Related to the girl's name Tamar, which means "date palm".
VariationsKreatif forms: Talmir, Temir, Tymir. [more]
How popular is Tamir?
Tamir is an unusual given name for males but a somewhat prominent last name for all people (#75938 out of 150436, Top 50%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Tamir for boys. Tamir has not made it into the list so far. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)