Meaning and Origin of: Amar

Girl name origins & meanings

  • Greek : Eternal beauty

Girl name variations

Boy name origins & meanings

  • Greek : Immortal

Boy name variations

Family name origins & meanings

  • French : Americanized spelling of Hemard.
  • Hindu name found among people from Sind, Pakistan, derived from a personal name based on Sanskrit amar ‘immortal’.
  • Jewish (Sephardic) : ornamental name from ’amr, Levantine or Egyptian form of Arabic qamar ‘moon’, or from an Arabic personal name based on ‛amr ’long-lived’.