What does Zahir mean?
Zahir [za-hir] as a boys' name is of Arabic origin, and the meaning of Zahir is "blossoming, flourishing".
(male) Zanhir, Zuhir, ..
(female) Zahirra, Zahirza, .. Middle name pairings:
Zahir Azael (Z.A.), ..
How popular is Zahir?
Zahir is an unusual first name for males but a very prominent surname for all people (#48567 out of 150436, Top 32%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Charted below is the baby name history of Zahir for boys. Zahir was first listed in 1999 and reached its apex rank of #1110 in the U.S. in the year 2014, and is at #1202 presently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Zahir is alike in pronunciation to Zahoor, Zuhair and Zuhayr. Other suggested similar names are Gair, Jabir, Jair, Kadir, Mahir, Nadir, Nahir, Namir, Nasir▲, Ophir, Qadir, Safir, Saphir, Sapir, Tahir, Tamir, Yasir, Zafar, Zahour, Zain▲, Zaki, Zaphar, Zavier▲, Zayfir, Zayphir, Zefir and Zephir. Like Zahir, these names are not commonly used.See names in meaning and etymology.