What does Umer mean?
Umer /umer/ as a boys' name is of Arabic origin, and the meaning of the name Umer is "prospering, thriving". Umer is a version of Umar (Arabic) with the suffix -er.
Associated with: arabic
(male) Umerah, Umeri, ..
(female) Umeri, Umerri, ..
How popular is Umer?
Umer is a rare first name for males but a somewhat popular surname for both adults and children (#114852 out of 150436, Top 76%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is a comparison of the statistics of Umer and corresponding names. Omar (#214 last year), Omer and Umar (#1652) are the prominent alternative forms of Umer (not in Top 2000). These forms of Umer reached the top of their popularity 7 years ago (adoption of 0.16%) and are somewhat less conventional today (adoption 0.1%, ▼36%), with the version Omer becoming less fashionable. (Top 2000 Names, 2014)
Umer is pronounced similarly to Ameer▲, Ameir, Amer, Amir▲, Ammar, Ammer, Amor, Aymer, Emeer, Emir, Emyr, Imre, Omarr and Ymir. Other recommended names are Acer, Dyer, Eber, Eder, Elmer▼, Ezer, Gaer, Ger, Gomer, Homer▼, Iver, Keer, Ker, Myer, Ner, Peer, Per, Udel, Ulmar, Ulmer, Umber, Umbro, Umed, Umee, Umi, Usher and Uther. These names tend to be more frequently used than Umer.