Meaning and Origin of Shakir - FamilyEducation

Meaning and Origin of: Shakir

Save Name

Boy name origins & meanings:

  • Arabic : Grateful

Family name origins & meanings:

  • Muslim : from a personal name based on Arabic shākir ‘grateful’, ‘thankful’. Al-Shākir (Ash-Shakir) ‘the All-Thankful’ is an attribute of Allah (see the Qur’an 2:158).